The following message has been circulating in forwarded email messages and is not substantiated, but does contain misinformation and therefore is a hoax.
The hoax message includes the following text:
Warning on December 31, 1999 you may receive an email
called, Happy New Year...do not open it, it contains
a deadly virus...it will erase windows from your
computer 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 CNN on
Tuesday the 2nd November 1999!
Ignore or delete this email and do not forward it to others.