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  • gregthomas
    ... From: Betty Phillips To: Tonda Thomas Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 7:57 PM Subject: Fw: [HUNT-L]
    Message 1 of 2 , May 29, 2001
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Betty Phillips <awbpphil@...>
      To: Tonda Thomas <gregthomas@...>
      Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 7:57 PM
      Subject: Fw: [HUNT-L] Virus


      > Here is some more on it...Betty
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: K. McGee <kmcgee03@...>
      > To: <HUNT-L@...>
      > Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 6:10 PM
      > Subject: Re: [HUNT-L] Virus
      >
      >
      > > I'm sorry but I've gone through this on another mail list -and the
      result
      > > PEOPLE DELETED Files they Should NOT have deleted!! Please check this
      out
      > > more thoroughly before deleting ANYTHING!
      > >
      > > K
      > > At 03:51 PM 05/29/2001 -0700, Marsha J Zimmerman wrote:
      > > >Received notification of, appears there are two, Virus'.
      > > >
      > > >The first is suspose to activate on June 1:
      > > >
      > > > CHECK YOUR COMPUTERS NOW!!!
      > > >
      > > > Go to the "START" button.
      > > > Go to "FIND" or "SEARCH"
      > > > Go to "FILES & FOLDERS"
      > > > Make sure the find box is searching the "C" drive.
      > > > Type in SULFNBK.EXE
      > > > Begin search.
      > > > If it finds it, highlight it.
      > > > Go to 'File' and delete it.
      > > > Close the find Dialog box
      > > > Open the Recycle Bin
      > > > Find the file and delete it from the Recycle bin.
      > > > You should be safe.
      > > >
      > > > You need to contact everyone you have sent ANY
      > E-mail
      > > >to in the past few months.
      > > >
      > > >DO NOT RELY ON YOUR ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE. McAFEE NOR NORTON CAN DETECT
      > > >IT, BECAUSE IT DOES NOT BECOME A VIRUS UNTIL JUNE 1ST. IT WILL BE TO
      > > >LATE THEN. WHATEVER YOU DO, DO NOT OPEN THE FILE!!!
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >-----------------------------------
      > > >The other one has a subject of 'family pictures'.............DON'T OPEN
      > > >IT.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >-----------------------------------
      > > >
      > > >I found the 1st program on my computer today and have removed
      it......My
      > > >question, what would prevent me from receiving it again before June 1?
      > > >
      > > >Hope this helps.
      > > >Marsha
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >==== HUNT Mailing List ====
      > > >The HUNT Document Archives:
      > > ><http://www.c2i2.com/~tompkin/index.html>
      > >
      > >
      > > ==== HUNT Mailing List ====
      > > Do you need help with your genealogy research? Check out the HUNTList
      > > "Resources" at
      > <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~hunt/list/resource.htm>
      > >
      >
    • gregthomas
      ... From: Betty Phillips To: Tonda Thomas Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 7:58 PM Subject: Fw: [HUNT-L]
      Message 2 of 2 , May 29, 2001
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        ----- Original Message -----
        From: Betty Phillips <awbpphil@...>
        To: Tonda Thomas <gregthomas@...>
        Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 7:58 PM
        Subject: Fw: [HUNT-L] Virus


        > Tonda, Here is still more on it. I think the thing was to get people to
        > delete files they needed to keep.....Betty
        >
        > ----- Original Message -----
        > From: K. McGee <kmcgee03@...>
        > To: <HUNT-L@...>
        > Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 7:03 PM
        > Subject: Re: [HUNT-L] Virus
        >
        >
        > > THANKS -- this is exactly what I had heard. It takes a lot to recoup
        lost
        > > files because they were deleted!
        > >
        > > At 07:30 PM 05/29/2001 -0400, Arthur E. Hutchinson wrote:
        > > >This is a total hoax!! Please, don't continue this chain letter.
        Check
        > the
        > > >hoax out at http://www.datafellows.com/news/hoax.htm which gives the
        > > >details. I appreciate your concern because my daughter called in a
        panic
        > > >the other day about a copy of this e-mail (and the Snow White virus
        which
        > > >she received the same day). Either check the facts at the above site
        or
        > at
        > > >a reputable virus protection company (such as Symantec at
        > > >http://www.symantec.com/search/). Also, buy, install and KEEP UP TO
        DATE
        > a
        > > >quality virus protection program. For what its worth, SULFNBK.EXE is a
        > > >legitimate Windows program - used in handling long file names.
        > > >
        > > > Art
        > > >
        > > >----- Original Message -----
        > > >From: "Marsha J Zimmerman"
        > > >
        > > > > Received notification of, appears there are two, Virus'.
        > > > >
        > > > > The first is suspose to activate on June 1:
        > > > >
        > > > > CHECK YOUR COMPUTERS NOW!!!
        > > > >
        > > > > Go to the "START" button.
        > > > > Go to "FIND" or "SEARCH"
        > > > > Go to "FILES & FOLDERS"
        > > > > Make sure the find box is searching the "C"
        drive.
        > > > > Type in SULFNBK.EXE
        > > >
        > > >
        > > >
        > > >==== HUNT Mailing List ====
        > > >Do you need help with your genealogy research? Check out the HUNTList
        > > >"Resources" at
        > > ><http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~hunt/list/resource.htm>
        > >
        > >
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        > > <http://www.rootsweb.com/rootsweb/how-to-subscribe.html>
        > >
        >
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