[Fwd: Virus alert]
reefcare at cura.net
Sun Feb 28 12:42:59 EST 1999
A recent message sent to the list contained an attachment
called happy99.exe. On the CTURTLE list a similar message
recently was followed by this warning:
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Virus alert
Date: Sun, 21 Feb 1999 12:37:01 -0500
From: Peter Bennett <honu at TURTLES.ORG>
Reply-To: Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation
<CTURTLE at LISTS.UFL.EDU>
To: CTURTLE at LISTS.UFL.EDU
The last email from JIWLP <jiwlp at PACBELL.NET> was followed
post that includes the HAPPY99 worm. You will have received
email with no text, just an attachment named HAPPY99.EXE.
WARNING: DO NOT RUN THIS PROGRAM!
If you have already run HAPPY99 (and it is obvious that Wil
or someone at JIWLP <jiwlp at PACBELL.NET> already has), go to:
for instructions on how to remove it. For details about the
and its effects, see:
Please don't blame Wil Burns for this, he's a victim.
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