Re: offtopic - viruses
On Sun, 7 Jul 2002 18:38, Marcin Sochacki wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 07, 2002 at 04:19:56PM -0400, Russell Coker wrote:
> > I do not get viruses because I do not use MS software.
> > If you use Outlook then please do not put my email address in your
> > address-book so that WHEN you get a virus it won't use my address in the
> > >From field.
> Actually, with Klez and future "smart" viruses the above sentence
> is partially false. They also scan local Outlook folders and use some
> random email addresses found there. No address-book is necessary.
True, maybe I should change it to request that no-one store my email address
on a Windows machine.
At the airport today the security guard asked me to turn on my computer, I
did and it displayed the KDE screen-blanker password prompt. Then I waited
and waited, and asked the security guard what he was waiting for. He said
"I'm waiting for it to start Windows", I replied "of course it's not going to
start Windows, I don't use that crap".
I do not get viruses because I do not use MS software.
If you use Outlook then please do not put my email address in your
address-book so that WHEN you get a virus it won't use my address in the
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