Spam and Virus Warning!

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There is a spam email going round, an example of which is below, which claims to been sent by CD-Traveller. This email has nothing to do with CD-Traveller, and we would advise anyone receiving this email to delete it immediately. The email itself contains viruses and attempts to infect the PC of anyone who follows “the instructions” it contains. As always, keep your anti-virus software up to date and surf safely.

Email Example

—–Original Message—–
From: Mail Delivery Subsystem
To: editor@justabouttravel.net
Sent: Thu, Feb 10, 2011 10:14 am
Subject: Report[Cleaned]

Dear user of justabouttravel.net,

Your e-mail account was used to send a large amount of junk email messages
during this week.
We suspect that your computer was compromised and now runs a trojan proxy
server.

Please follow the instructions in order to keep your computer safe.

Best wishes,
justabouttravel.net technical support team.

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