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Old 02-23-2004, 10:39 PM   #1
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email virus question

For the last week or so, I have been getting bombarded with emails containing an attachment with the W32.Netsky.B@mm virus.

The good thing is that they go into my bulk mail folder so I can get rid of them and of course I don't open the attachment but I'm getting literally 20 or 30 of these per day. I clear my bulk mail folder and within 10 minutes, 2 more emails are there.

Is this happening to anyone else? I'm starting to wonder if this is random or if I'm being targeted by someone.

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Old 02-23-2004, 11:30 PM   #2
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There is always SOME kind of worm virus going around.
Last month or whenever when that one bad my doom thing was going around I was getting them every single day.

Maybe you're just last in line
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simlar thing happend to me today...got an e-mail saying : is this you?
with an attachemnt...deleted it straight away without opening...who could spend so much time making the bloody things!
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Old 02-24-2004, 11:05 AM   #5
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Char....you're not the first..you won't be the last....and all I have to say..is damn people with no lives...make my work habitat a virtual hell...because you are constantly chasing, updating, checking, blah blah blaaahhhhhhhhhh
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yeah, they're a royal pain in the ass. I work for a HelpDesk, so our e-mail is in about 2000 contact lists so of course we get hundreds of virus infected e-mails a day, plus countless others from students, faculty, and staff asking why they're getting bounced messages that they didn't send and "letting us know there's a virus going around".
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