|Viruses attached to emails:
An email can contain any file attachment that may be a virus - or contain a
trojan horse embedded virus inside another file.
- usually unknown by the sender. If people knew they were transmitting a virus, then they also know that their
computer is infected !!
If you do not know the person sending you an email, don't be inquisitive and click on any executable-file attachment (.VBS, EXE, SHS, MS Word DOC
or MS Excel file XLS) that comes from an email or a newsgroup article from
an untrusted source - it may be your last click unless you have an up-to-date
virus scanner installed on your computer with an up-to-date scanner/pattern file.
By up-to-date, I mean a fresh one within a week of the publication date.
Downloading an anti-virus program once and hoping it will keep your system disinfected for the next year is a wrong
assumption. You need to manage it and download a new virus detection file every
If your ISP does not offer good antivirus protection, maybe it's time to quit your ISP and join 1USA - to take advantage of our Anti-Virus-protected
Each virus that we stop on your
behalf (If you are a 1USA Subscriber) can
save you an average of $75.00 per hour in repair charges. Our
anti-virus Email Server
cleans the offending virus before you even see it.
1USA also provides you with Free anti-virus software for your
We're the ONLY ISP that goes the extra mile for its subscribers!
Can anyone crawl into your computer while you're connected to the Internet? You may be VERY
surprised to find out!