Repeated Vruses sent from same address- help!

  [email protected] 14:57 15 Mar 2004

I am running Norton Security on my win 98SE Computer. It works well and I am virus free but I am getting continuous mail from one particular (unknown to me ) address, which always contains the Netsky virus.Blocking sender would just send the mail to my deleted box. Any other suggestions (other than change of e-mail address ) to rid of this continuous nuisance?

  Diodorus Siculus 15:11 15 Mar 2004

Get mailwasher which will check your mail and you can blacklist the sender; that way all mail will be deleted and will not get into your machine.

  [email protected] 15:13 15 Mar 2004

Thanks is it available on this site? How does it get deleted before arriving on my machine?

  Diodorus Siculus 15:16 15 Mar 2004

click here - mailwasher. It checks what is on the mail server, then you can view it and anything that you don't want can be deleted.

  R4 15:30 15 Mar 2004

Norton gives you the information you need to block these mails in its report. Make a note of the sender / sunject and body then go to your mailbox (not outlook etc)ie: your ISP mailbox and set up the filters to delete any incomming mail the parameters you set.

  R4 15:31 15 Mar 2004

Spelling sorry "sender / sunject" should be sender / subject

  [email protected] 15:34 15 Mar 2004

Thanks I will give that a try and let you know how i get on!

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