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On Friday, August 17, 2001 11:33 AM, Roger Turk wrote:


>But, if Norton did not catch the worm, and your e-mail program (AOL *or*
>Outlook *or* anything) is set up to automatically open attachments, the
worm
>would have looked for windoze, then looked for Outlook, and its address
book,
>and would have resent the worm without your knowledge.

Which is precisely why I NEVER use the "automatic open" feature.

D.W.


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