From: "Peter C Boyce" levieux.jardin at wanadoo.fr> on 2003.08.20 at 07:06:39(10520)|
I'm on Windows ME, one of the systems supposedly not affected by the recent
Blaster worm, and have not been inundated with this spam problem - is there
anyone else out there on ME (or am I the only one to ever buy it - usually
the case when it comes to technology; I AM BetaMax man) who HAS received
----- Original Message -----|
Sent: Wednesday, August 20, 2003 4:14 AM
Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Possible spam/virus.
> Julius - if you don't mind my asking -- what is your operating system -
> mine's XP - I installed the Microsoft patch and put in a firewall --
> also a "removal" software that is supposed to help (or remove the
> if you have continued problems - I can refer you to some fixes (I think) -
> am no computer whiz - that's for sure !!!
> Good luck,
> Harold Beck
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Julius Boos"
> Sent: Tuesday, August 19, 2003 6:32 PM
> Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Possible spam/virus.
> Dear Friends,
> Today my comp. has been swamped w/ at least 30 spam-type e-mails, all with
> an attachment deemed unsafe by my comp. All have been deleted without
> opening. Although none were directly connected or said to be directly
> to the aroid-l list, several were purported to come from friends of mine
> are members of this list and looked legit., had my comp. not warned me I
> might have opened them. Two were said to be from the 'postmaster' at
> hotmail.com, and another that came in a short while ago was said to be
> a division of MSN, my carrier!!!!! Something is afoot out there, so
> out. Just a heads up.
> Good Growing,