[unisog] anyone else seeing lots of popup spam/malware? re skype

Gary Flynn flynngn at jmu.edu
Thu Oct 27 15:49:32 GMT 2005


Peter Van Epp wrote:

> 	Turns out I was as usual incorrect. There are both a DNS request and
> some skype traffic 

Speaking of Skype, I recently received security alerts about
a desktop. Turns out it configured itself as a Skype supernode.
In a 30 minute period, it was contacted by over 10,000
computers in 32 different countries.

-- 
Gary Flynn
Security Engineer
James Madison University
www.jmu.edu/computing/security


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