suspect email

  mik60 13:25 20 May 2003

I have been getting emails from [email protected] (subject) Your Password with an athacment when opened its just says approved.pif.(53.1.KB) But I'm afraid to open it in case its a virus. I had one the which had a screensaver to which I deleted. Are they both off the same and possible virus's.

  Xevious 13:27 20 May 2003

microsoft do not send out emails, delete it immediately

  beeuuem 13:28 20 May 2003

From click here message is a hoax
Monday, 19 May 2003

A new mass mailing email worm is spreading on the internet, masking itself as a message from Microsoft's support team.

The new worm is known both as W32/Palyh and [email protected] and arrives as an executable attachment to email messages with a variety of subjects and messages. All emails containing the new virus purport to come from the same address: [email protected], according to alerts posted by a number of leading antivirus software vendors.

  VoG™ 13:28 20 May 2003
  mik60 13:53 20 May 2003

Thanks for the advice, better safe than sorry thats why I never opened them in the 1st place.

  Andsome 15:34 20 May 2003

After deleting it run an AV scan

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