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SRO: Epidemic virus infects corporate e-mail

Mar 27, 1999, 02:15 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mary Jo Foley)

"A number of Microsoft Corp. Outlook/Exchange customers -- including Microsoft and Intel Corp. -- are being hit hard by a macro virus that is replicating infected pornography-related information throughout corporate email systems."

"... twenty large companies had been infected by late afternoon, including one that saw 60,000 users affected."

"Microsoft e-mail suspended At Microsoft..., the company suspended all incoming and outgoing Internet mail Friday..."

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