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Re: Virus

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Thanks for the warning. I am sending it on.

On Thu, 15 Oct 1998 23:35:34 -0400 John Hummel <jcherie@epix.net> writes:
> If you receive an e-mail titled "WIN A HOLIDAY" do not open
>it, it will erase everything on your hard drive. Forward
>this letter out to
>as many people as you can.  This is a new, very malicious
>virus and not
>many People know about it.  This information was announced
>morning from Microsoft, please share it with everyone that
>might access
>the Internet.
>Once again, pass this along to EVERYONE in your address book
>so that this may be stopped.  Also, do not open or even look
>at any
>mail that says "RETURNED OR UNABLE TO DELIVER" this virus
>will attach itself to your computer components and render
>them useless.
>Immediately delete any mail items that say this.  AOL has
>said that this
>is a very dangerous virus and that there is NO remedy for it
>at  this time.
>Please practice precautionary measures and forward this to
>all your on-line friends.
>Kimberly J. Griggs
>Accounting Manager
>Gateway Systems Corporation
>4660 S.Hagadorn, Suite 110
>East Lansing, Mich.
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