Anyone using Internet mail such as , , AOL and so on.
This information arrived this morning, Direct from both Microsoft and
Please send it to everybody you know who has access to the Internet.
You may receive an apparently harmless e-mail with a ' Life is Beautiful '
If you receive it DO NOT OPEN THE FILE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, and
delete it immediately.
If you open this file, a message will appear on your screen saying:
'It is too late now, your life is no longer beautiful. '
Subsequently you will LOSE EVERYTHING IN YOUR PC, And the person who
sent it to you will gain access to your name, e-mail and password.
This is a new virus which started to circulate on Saturday afternoon.
AOL has already confirmed the severity, and the anti virus software's
are not capable of destroying it.
The virus has been created by a hacker who calls himself 'life owner'.
PLEASE SEND A COPY OF THIS E-MAIL TO ALL YOUR FRIENDS, And ask them to
PASS IT ON IMMEDIATELY!
THIS HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY SNOPES
snopes.com: Life Is Beautiful Virus ••••
Information about the 'Life is Beautiful' PowerPoint computer virus.
...Computers --> & Realities --> Life Is Beautiful Life
Is Beautiful Virus: Life is Beautiful.pps Example: [Collected on
...an apparently harmless email with a PowerPoint presentation
called 'Life is beautiful.pps.' If you receive it DO NOT OPEN THE FILE
...file, a message will appear on your screen saying: 'It is too
late now, your life is no longer beautiful', subsequently you will
LOSE EVERYTHING IN YOUR...
Mon, 03 Nov 2008 12:14:49 GMT http://www.snopes.com/computer/virus/life.asp