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Saturday, April 20, 2002
Subject: WORST VIRUS EVER...CNN ANNOUNCED
Subject: WORST VIRUS EVER...CNN ANNOUNCED] Please read
Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2002 13:42:26 -0400
> > 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
> > 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 25 times than not at all.
> > Also: Intel announced that a new and very destructive virus was discovered
> > recently. If you receive an email called "An Internet Flower For You", Do
> > not open it!! Delete it right away! This virus removes all dynamic ink
> > libraries (.DLL files) from your computer. Your computer will not be
> > able to boot up!!
(Friday, October 17, 2003)