|The following message has been sent out by email via the internet. It is a hoax. No such virus currently exists.
The hoax message includes the following "warning":
Warning on December 25, 1999 you may receive an email called, Lump of Coal...Don't open it, it contains a deadly virus...it will erase Windows along with many other program files. Pass this
on as soon as you can to get the WORD out!!! This is not a hoax....this was reported on the CBS morning news August 20,1999.
Please ignore any messages regarding this hoax and please do not pass on any messages regarding it. Passing on these messages only to further propagate it.