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Re: [SLUG] Virus email in Evolution??


Yeah I had the same problem with evolution updated to 1.05 and all was
well 1.02 wont open large files or work with large files with big pics.

On Tue, 2002-09-17 at 08:22, Stuart wrote:
> Yup, it's old, 
> 
> the one that comes with Mandrake 8.2 (ie 1.0.2).
> 
> (slap) since when is 6 month old software old?..since open source...
> 
> I guess this raises two points. 
> 
> If it's an email that effectively exploits (probably not intended) a bug
> in evo mailer thats bad.
> 
> That it's now probably fixed in later versions in such a short
> time-scale is kool. 
> 
> Certain other mailers are still unable to patch these sorts of problems.
> 
> Stu
> 
> 
> On Mon, 2002-09-16 at 22:12, Ken Foskey wrote:
> > On Mon, 2002-09-16 at 10:43, sfg wrote:
> > > I was sent a bit of market speak today from a local sydney mob and
> > > everytime I opened it (in evolution) it trashed the CPU and network
> > > forcing a reboot. 
> > 
> > What version of evolution.  There was a really early version that showed
> > some of the symptoms you are speaking about.
> > 
> > Thanks
> > KenF
> > 
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