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email address virus blocker

By Shanghai Sam ·
I got an email describing a way to put a fake contact in the address book ... anyone know if this works?
PASTED HERE - Open your address book and click on "new contact" or "new person" For FIRST name,type !000 ;new email address -type
in WormAlert@bob.com (any @.com will work)
click add, enter, OK, etc. why it works: the "name" !000 will be placed at the top of your address book as entry #1 When a worm tries to send itself to !000, it will be undeliverable If the first attempt fails, the worm goes no further.
you will be notified of this in your InBox almost immediately. if you get an email that an email addressed to ormAlert could not be delivered, you know right away that you have the worm irus in your system. You can then take steps to get rid of it.

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