Yeh, annoying isnt it?
I've had about 200 in the last 9 hours or so... : But apparently,
MailWasher works great. Gonna install it now ;)
"Andrew Kennedy" <andykurban-society.co.uk> wrote in message
news:bkfqrm$agp$1forums.macromedia.com...the> Hi All...
> I just opened my inbox to find roughly 20 or 30 emails all with blocked
> file attachment: INSTALLATION.exe
> The file attached to this email was removed because it is infected withas> Worm.Automat.AHB virus.
> The email itself looks like a Microsoft update Patch see below... but
> contains a very harmful virus!
> follow this url for further information:
> If you recieve such an email dont install the patch as you will infect
> yourself with a mass emailing virus!
> Microsoft All Products | Support | Search | Microsoft.com Guide
> Microsoft Home
> Microsoft Client
> this is the latest version of security update, the "September 2003,
> ulative Patch" update which fixes all known security vulnerabilities
> affecting MS Internet Explorer, MS Outlook and MS Outlook Express as wellan> three new vulnerabilities. Install now to continue keeping your computer
> secure from these vulnerabilities, the most serious of which could allowlater> attacker to run executable on your system. This update includes the
> functionality of all previously released patches.
> System requirements Windows 95/98/Me/2000/NT/XP
> This update applies to MS Internet Explorer, version 4.01 andbox.> MS Outlook, version 8.00 and later
> MS Outlook Express, version 4.01 and later
> Recommendation Customers should install the patch at the earliest
> How to install Run attached file. Choose Yes on displayed dialogitem.> How to use You don't need to do anything after installing thisbe>
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