I received the following message from my company's system
"With the increase in email attachments this past week, I want to
all of you to be cautious when opening attachments.
such as Hotmail, Yahoo, and AOL pose the biggest threat.
control what is opened by these "personal" email
clients. As of this
morning (thanks to JAS) a new "Code Red"
virus is on the loose and
spreading rapidly. This virus comes in the form of
an attachment called
"readme.exe". Look for this virus to come in
different varieties with
different attachment file names in the near
Again, be careful with what you open, especially
from someone you don't