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Email from Javaranch

Hussain Fakhruddin
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Joined: Aug 13, 2004
Posts: 96
I have recieved a mail from from moosesaloon[at] with a subject "Status" Dated : Mon, 20 Feb 2006 with a garbage message and an attached ZIP file named "" ..... I want to know whether its a junk mail or an email from javaranch should I download this file or not ?

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Barry Gaunt
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Joined: Aug 03, 2002
Posts: 7729
Please do not load down that file. I will get one of my collegues to take up this matter. Thanks for letting us know about it.

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Marilyn de Queiroz

Joined: Jul 22, 2000
Posts: 9059
It is spam, using a false javaranch return address. I keep getting spam emails supposedly from myself as well. JavaRanch has never sent emails with attachments and has no plans to send any attachments.

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Hussain Fakhruddin
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Joined: Aug 13, 2004
Posts: 96
Thankyou .... I have deleted the mail.
I agree. Here's the link:
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