I have searched all the usual sites and can find nothing referring to this
Do refer to Gareth first before causing others perhaps unnecessary concern.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Nick Hart" <hartnh(a)hotmail.com>
Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2005 1:13 PM
Subject: [Dyfed] Virus Warning
: Hi All
: I have just had this sent to me
: VERY IMPORTANT WARNING
: Please be extremely careful especially if using internet mail such as
: Hotmail, AOL and so on. This information arrived this morning from
: Microsoft and Norton. Please send it to everybody you know who accesses
: You may receive an apparently harmless email with a Power Point
: "Life is beautiful. pps". If you receive it, DO NOT OPEN THE FILE UNDER
: CIRCUMSTANCES, and delete it immediately.
: If you open this file, a message will appear on your screen saying: "It is
: too late now, your life is no longer beautiful", subsequently you will
: EVERYTHING IN YOUR PC and the person who sent it to you gains access to
: name, e-mail and password.
: This is a new virus, which started to circulate on Saturday afternoon. WE
: NEED TO DO EVERYTHING POSSIBLE TO STOP THIS VIRUS. AOL has already
: confirmed the severity, and the antivirus Software's are not capable of
: destroying it. The virus has been created by a hacker who calls himself
: "life owner".
: PLEASE FORWARD THIS EMAIL TO ALL YOUR FRIENDS and PASS IT ON
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: Welsh Family History Archive
: No virus found in this incoming message.
: Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
: Version: 7.0.300 / Virus Database: 265.7.2 - Release Date: 21/01/2005
No virus found in this outgoing message.
Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
Version: 7.0.300 / Virus Database: 265.7.2 - Release Date: 21/01/2005