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Subject: [NYSARATO] Computer viruses
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2001 18:43:45 EDT
In light of the recent discussions about computer viruses,
being circulated among members of various lists:
1. Simple text only e-mail messages such as are distributed to
RootsWeb List members, cannot transmit a virus, worm, etc.
and therefore cannot infect your computer.
2. Attachments to e-mail messages posted to RoosWeb Mail Lists
are <not> distributed to list members.
3. Members who receive e-mail with attachments, from other
list members (or from any other source) should open them only if
they know the sender and have confirmed the content of the
attachment, with that sender.