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From: "PAT GOURLEY" <>
Subject: Re: [IL-LongNine] Administrative note about v*iruses
Date: Thu, 19 May 2005 08:04:45 -0500
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As of May 25th I will have a new address.

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Sent: Tuesday, May 17, 2005 5:07 AM
Subject: [IL-LongNine] Administrative note about v*iruses

> More than 100,000 threats exist today. RootsWeb mailing lists are unlikely
> sources of viruses, since attachments are not allowed. However, in many
> cases, the sending address may be forged, so that it looks like list
e-mail. One
> recently upgraded threat is the W32/Sober.P, which is sent with a
> German-language subject line or message.
> If you believe that your computer is infected with any virus, I recommend
> that you consult the McAfee AVERT Virus Information Library, where you can
> detailed information on where viruses come from, how they infect your
> and how to remove them. The url for this site is
> _ (
; you may not see this as a
> "clickable" link, since RW will convert this message to plain text.
> If you believe that you have received a virus from our mailing list,
> DO NOT post a warning to the list. Please contact me at the "admin"
> (just change "L" or "D" in the list address to "admin"), and I can check
> further, especially with regard to whether it's a real threat or a hoax.
> Please don't respond to this message, unless you send it to the admin
> address.
> Wilson DeCamp
> Your List Administrator
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