WORM_KLEZ.E has been preloaded with a number of email addresses which it
then uses as a "From" address. One of the email addresses it uses is mine!
This means that if you get a message from
chris(a)hertfordshire-genealogy.co.uk with an attachment it is almost
certainly a copy of this virus. The message is likely to come up with a "do
you want to download this attachment box" and it is therefore very easy to
accidentally get infected. Once infected it will send out copies of itself
to your friends - and can destroy many of the files you use to keep you
genealogy data in! I believe that at least one other spurious address in the
virus has a Hertfordshire connection so perhaps the virus writer has an
interest in the county.
Your own virus software supplier presumably has a similar description in
their virus encyclopaedia.
Let me assure you that it is safe to visit my "Genealogy in Hertfordshire"
site - and that, except by prior agreement, I never send out emails with
If you want to know more about your Hertfordshire ancestors visit
"Genealogy in Hertfordshire" at http://www.hertfordshire-genealogy.co.uk