[Board] Have the OSGeo mail servers been compromised?

Andrea Aime andrea.aime at geo-solutions.it
Mon Jul 31 10:31:02 PDT 2017


Hi,
I just received three mails from apparently legit mail addresses, Frank W.,
Jeff and Arnulf,
all reporting a Amazon security issue and asking me to connect to some
decently
well made fake amazon site to verify my credentials. The title is
"Important Notice To All Amazon Customers"
and they were all sent to the board list.

I don't think the people involved have all been compromised at the same
time, it seems
more likely that OSGeo mail servers where hacked, or something similar...

The interesting bit is that since I know those people, the messages did not
get into the
spam folder. Don't trust those mails!

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Regards,

Andrea Aime

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