GEN-NYS-L ArchivesArchiver > GEN-NYS > 1999-03 > 0921983151
Subject: Re: Reported e-mail virus
Date: Sat, 20 Mar 1999 21:25:51 EST
In a message dated 3/20/99 9:15:02 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> you cannot infect your system by merely opening a piece of
> email...they are transmitted through .exe files.
Exactly. If you download a file from a source you are not familiar with you
leave yourself wide open.