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RE: [IP] Viruses and Malware


If you make that assumption then your previous recommendation is not
If they aren't going to click the link they don't need the security software

-----Original Message-----
From: email @ redacted
[mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of RoseLea
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2011 4:09 PM
To: email @ redacted
Subject: RE: [IP] Viruses and Malware

At 04:54 PM 5/28/2011, email @ redacted wrote:
>Resending the emails with the intact links just makes it more likely
>else will get infected

Why?  If someone doesn't read the email and only blindly clicks 
links, then perhaps they shouldn't be using email?


>-----Original Message-----
>From: email @ redacted
>[mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of RoseLea
>Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2011 7:46 AM
>To: email @ redacted
>Subject: [IP] Viruses and Malware
>We have seen a drastic increase in people getting infected by viruses
>and malware as is indicated by this type of email being sent to the list:
> >Are you ready to improve your relationship?..
> >http://www.mfi.es/html/friends_links.php?bisiteid=16h3
>Please do not click on the links in these types of emails.  It will
>only cause you to become infected.  Some signs that these emails are
>not good are that they have more than just IP in the To: list and the
>subject is either blank or has another oddity such as just a number
>or says, "No Subject".
>Members who have found that they have sent out one of these emails
>need to disinfect their computers.  We will be unsubscribing anyone
>who is infected until your system is cleaned by using an antivirus
>software or a malware remover such as Malwarebytes. Please make sure
>your antivirus signatures are up to date.  Just because your new
>computer came with Norton or McAfee does not mean you are safe unless
>you subscribed to the updates after your trial period.  There are
>also many free antivirus options out there such as Avast and AVG, etc.
>Volunteer IP Administrator
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