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DOCUMENT: phage #250 [FBI needs information for prosecution] (1 message, 938 bytes)
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From: Gene Spafford <spaf>
To: phage
Date: Mon 09:40:16 14/11/1988 EST
Subject: FBI needs information for prosecution
References: [Thread Prev: 248] [Thread Next: 251] [Message Prev: 249] [Message Next: 251]

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>Date: 14 Nov 88 00:03 EST
>From: TomZ@DDN1.arpa
>Subject: FBI Contact re: November Internet Virus
>
>         Were YOU hit by the November Internet Virus?
>
>                      The FBI wants to hear from you!
>
>The Federal Bureau of Investigation is attempting to gather critical
>information necessary to pursue this case under the Computer Fraud and
>Abuse Act of 1986.  (This is the statute that makes it a federal crime
>to penetrate a computer owned by or run on the behalf of the Government.)
>
>The FBI Case Agent has asked the Defense Data Network Project Management
>Office to collect the names of organizations and Points of Contact (names
>and phone numbers) that were hit by the Virus.  The Defense Communications
>Agency has established an E-Mail address for this collection at:
>
>                       INFO-VACC [at] BEAST.DDN.MIL
>
>    Points of Contact should expect to be contacted by their local FBI
>    agents for dispositions due to the wide geographical area involved.
>
>
>                     I * M * P * O * R * T * A * N * T
>
>            The FBI needs this information to pursue the case.
>
>      If we expect their aid in the future, we need to help them now.
>
>PLEASE GIVE THIS MESSAGE MAXIMUM DISTRIBUTION; NOT EVERYONE IS ON "TCP-IP"!
>
>/s/
>Tom Zmudzinski
>DDN Security Officer
>(703) 285-5206

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