I received this email, was wondering if anyone could confirm or deny the validity of its statements:
---------- Forwarded Message ----------
> VERY IMPORTANT WARNING
> This is not a joke!
> Please Be Extremely Careful especially if using
internet mail such as
> Yahoo, Hotmail, AOL and so on. This information
arrived this morning
> direct from both Microsoft and Norton.
> Please send it to everybody you know who has access
to the Internet.
> You may receive an apparently harmless email with a
> presentation "Life is beautiful."
> If you receive it DO NOT OPEN THE FILE UNDER ANY
> it immediately. If you open this file, a message
will appear on your
> screen saying: "It is too late now, your life is no
> Subsequently you will LOSE EVERYTHING IN YOUR PC and
the person who
> it to you will gain access to your name, e-mail and
> This is a new virus which started to circulate on
> has already confirmed the severity, and the anti
virus software's are
> capable of destroying it. The virus has been created
by a hacker who
> himself "life owner."
> PLEASE SEND A COPY OF THIS EMAIL TO ALL YOUR FRIENDS
and ask them to
> IT ON IMMEDIATELY.