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For the record:

	some email readers (usually the ones that run HTML style like Netscape & IE)
have an option to run programs/open attachments automatically.  As long as your reader
is set to copy to disk rather than auto-open, the files can't do anything to you.
Or so I was told by a friend of mine at CERT.


Charles Hamilton, EIT				Phone:	949.824.8257 (office)
Graduate Student					949.856.2797 (home)
Department of Civil and 			FAX:	949.824.8694
Environmental Engineering			Email:	chamilto(--nospam--at)
University of California, Irvine