[LMB] OT: Virus alert?

Jim Parish jparish at siue.edu
Mon, 02 Dec 2002 17:09:57 -0600

Martin Gill advised:
>So I would recommend that you delete it if you don't trust the source.
>(definitely do not double-click on it!!). It might also be an idea to
>run a virus scanner over the *.scr with full heurestics turned on to 
>if it detects anything.

Yeah, I deleted them immediately (and sent a warning to my sisters and 
brother, in connection with the first one). I should have thought to 
scan the attachment; if another one shows up, I'll do that.

Thanks, Martin.

Jim Parish
remembering the OT: this time