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Create a Mail rule to block the w32.sobig.f spam worm
Authored by: jason.flores on Aug 20, '03 07:00:34PM

Have a similar problem. I look for a paticular part of the mime encoded attachment. If it is there I delete the message.

So I set to check message content for the following string:


Look at the raw source of the message, that string above is the first part of the encoded attachment.

My wife has been getting a message for the last couple of days with a lot of different subjects, from addresses, and attachment file names and extensions (so far .scr, .pif and .exe). Searching for the above has grabbed everyone sofar (over 200 now).

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