Text of this virus hoax reads as follows:
OFFICIAL IBM VIRUS WARNING.
PASS THIS ON TO ANYONE YOU HAVE AN E-MAIL ADDRESS
If you receive an email titled "Lets watch TV" DO NOT OPEN IT.
It will erase everything on your hard drive. This information was
announced yesterday morning from IBM; AOL states that "KALI"
is a very dangerous virus, much worse than "Melissa," and that
there is NO remedy for it at this time. Some very sick individual
has succeeded in using the reformat function from Norton Utilities
causing it to completely erase all documents on the hard drive. It
has been designed to work with Netscape Navigator and Microsoft
Internet Explorer. It destroys Macintosh and IBM compatible computers.
This is a new, very malicious virus and not many people know about it.
Pass this warning along to EVERYONE in your address book and please
share it with all your online friends ASAP so that this threat may
Please practice cautionary measures and tell anyone that may have
access to your computer. Forward this warning to everyone that
might access the Internet.