I've just rediscovered the email which gave the slution for
Good news: It only affects you if you use MS Outlook Express 5.0, and a
patch is available from MS at:
I installed the patch quite easily on my machine at home,
but of course it's impossible to tell whether it's had any effect.
However, my understanding is that the patch closes a known
loophole, which will prevent any future viruses that try to
use the same route, so it's probably worth doing.
Honorary Research Fellow, Birmingham and Wolverhampton
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Sat Apr 01 2000 - 16:26:52 MET DST