Frank Bartel (Frank_Bartel@QMAIL4.NBA.TRW.COM)
Mon, 11 Aug 1997 12:22:01 -0700
Mail*Link(r) SMTP Computer Virus
If You Receive An Email Message About a Computer Virus:
Please DO NOT forward Email message to *all* of your friends and co-workers. These messages are often outdated and/or complete hoaxes and they can end up creating tremendous network traffic as well as unnecessary anxiety.
For information about a specific virus or hoax, check the US Department of Energy Computer Incident Advisory Capability (CIAC) website at http://ciac.llnl.gov. This web site lists known hoax and actual viruses as well as other interesting computer securit
y information. In the event of an actual virus, CIAC supplies detailed instructions you should follow to protect your computer files.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City