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This page provides information on some specific
viruses that either propagate via Microsoft Outlook or embed
themselves in HTML mail messages that Outlook can receive. We're
not going to cover every virus ever found. Most viruses targeting
Outlook operate via similar methods, so we list the archetypical
representative of each method.
To protect your computer from such viruses, please
Protecting Microsoft Outlook against Viruses
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