cj#485> virus alert (?)


Richard Moore

Subject: Virus Alert** Do not download PKZ300.exe!
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 1996 02:04:11 -0800
Organization: City of Tacoma
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To All of the NETTERS, from our computer support center at the City of
There is an alert about a virus is being distributed on the I-Net, as a
bogus PKZIP file. It has a potenial to destroy all of your data on your
hard drive.
The virus may be named PKZ300b.zip or PKZ300.exe. Do not download it, or
execute it, and pass the word.

FYI: The latest version of pkzip is 2.04g and the file should be

Mike Hammoud
Computer Support
Tacoma Public Utilities