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Foe some strange reason my Norton antivirus doesn't seem to deal with this very
well. I get a warning but no remedial action seem to work. So I disabled
javascript for mail and news, downloaded the message, then deleted it. Thanks
for the tip.
Chuck Utzman

Roger Turk wrote:

> This is an interesting one as it is contained in an HTML comment tag:
>
> "<SCRIPT><!-- comment includes virus --></SCRIPT>"
>
> Since it is included in an HTML comment tag, only Javascript enabled
> computers will activate it and will be ignored by computers with Javascript
> not enabled.
>
> Note:  Javascript and Java are two different animals!
>
> Roger Turk
> Tucson, Arizona
>