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got this email today

Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,323 The Mix Honorary Guru
>Subject: WORST VIRUS EVER -- CNN ANNOUNCED
>>>>> >>Date: Tue, 20 May 2003 18:02:40 +0000 >> >>>> PLEASE SEND
>>>>>THIS TO EVERYONE ON YOUR CONTACT LIST !!
>A new virus has just been discovered that has been classified by
>Microsoft as the most destructive ever! This virus was discovered
>yesterday afternoon by McAfee and no vaccine has yet been developed.
>This virus simply destroys Sector Zero from the hard disk, where
>vital information for its functioning are stored. This virus acts in
>the following manner: It sends itself automatically to all contacts
>on your list with the title "A Card for You". As soon as the
>supposed virtual card is opened, the computer freezes so that the
>user has to reboot. When the ctrl+alt+del keys or the reset button
>are pressed, the virus destroys Sector Zero, thus permanently
>destroying the hard disk. Yesterday in just a few hours this virus
>caused panic in New York, according to news broadcast by CNN. This
>alert was received by an employee of Microsoft itself. So don't open
>any mails with subject: "A Virtual Card for You."
>As soon as you get the mail, delete it!! Even if you know the
>sender!!!
>Please pass this mail to all of your friends. Forward this to
>everyone in your address book. I'm sure most people, like myself,
>would rather receive this notice 25 times than not at all.
>



I dunno what to make of it though

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    Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,323 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Re: got this email today
    Originally posted by Klever


    I dunno what to make of it though

    It's crap. Don't forward it anywhere else.

    For one thing, microsoft do not issue virus warnings.
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    Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,323 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Send an email back saying 'Fuck off.' :)
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