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>>> Edy Van Asch 27/11/1997 11:42  >>>
Dear list,

Today I heard from IBM some brand new viruses have shown up.
If anybody should receive an E-mail with subject 'JOIN THE CREW' or 'PENPAL
GREETING', don't open it. If you do, it destroys everything on your hard
The last mail contains a virus called 'Trojan horse', the first has no name
The Trojan horse seems to mail itself to all addresses it can find in your

No solution is found yet to destroy any of them, nor is any virus-scanner
watching them.
Please be careful, I am not joking.

Edy Van Asch (Belgium)
This is a well-known and documented E-mail hoax.  The only bit of the message
that is true is that AV packages don't look for them - for the obvious

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