touts its virus protection

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A day after a computer virus hit computers nationwide, is running a print ad May 5 in USA Today with the words "I LOVE YOU'' in large white letters on a black background. The ad, from Della Femina/Jeary & Partners, New York, refers to a computer virus that was delivered May 4 to computers via e-mail messages titled "ILOVEYOU.'' The ad includes the following copy: "Yesterday these three innocent words brought the Internet world to its knees. Except for those 1,500 corporations protected by MailZone from By 9:07 a.m. MailZone erected a firewall that repulsed a virus that was coming at the rate of once every 20 seconds. This made the first to be protected from this devious virus. MailZone automatically detects incoming and outgoing Internet e-mail messages for over 40,300 known viruses. MailZone stops viruses before they land on your network. MailZone is only available from, the BtoB experts.''

Copyright May 2000, Crain Communications Inc.

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