Doug Alcorn doug@lathi.net
23 Apr 2001 13:16:53 -0400

"Sean Machado" <Greatbeast@mediaone.net> writes:

> Any one of us could have been the victim sending out this virus to
> everyone in our mailboxes.

What you meant to say is "Any one of us running MS-Outlook and
variants could have been the victim ...".

MS-Outlook (particularly express) qualifies more as a back-door than
it does a mail client.  "Friends don't let friends use Outlook or
Navigator to read email".

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