Read this. It may save your PC.
>>From: David Bowman
>>Sent: Monday, March 10, 1997 11:18 AM >>To: All Employees
>>Subject: FW: FWIW
>>PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THIS!
>>IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ AND FORWARD >>
>>If anyone receives e-mail entitled: "PENPAL GREETINGS!", please
delete >>it WITHOUT reading it.
>>This is a warning for all Internet users. >>
>>There is a dangerous virus propogating across the Internet through
an >>e-mail message entitled, "Penpal Greetings!" This message
appears to >>be a friendly letter asking you if you are interested in
a penpal, but, >>by the time you read this letter, it is too late.
The "trojan horse" >>virus will havealready infected the boot sector
of your hard drive, >>destroying all of the data present. It is a
self-replicating virus, >>and, once the message is read, it will
AUTOMATICALLY forward itself to >>anyone whose e-mail address is
present in YOUR mailbox. This will >>destroy your hard drive and
holds the potential to destroy the hard >>drive of anyone whose mail
is in your Inbox, and whose mail is in their >>Inbox and so on. If
this virus keeps getting passed, it has the >>potential to do a great
deal of damage to computer networks worldwide. >>Please delete the
message entitled "Penpal Greetings!" WITHOUT reading >>it as soon as
you see it. Also, pass this message along to all of your >>friends,
relatives and the readers of the newsgroups and mailing lists >>which
you are on so that they are not hurt by this dangerous virus. >>Please
pass this along to everyone you know so that this can be >>stopped.
>Dept. of Family & Preventive Medicine >
Provost's Office, Emory University
404 Administration Building
Atlanta, GA 30322
"Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one."