Another virus warning

Glenn Montis hmhgmontis at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 21 06:28:36 EST 2001


> WORST EVER VIRUS (CNN announced) 
> 
> 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 Virtual
 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. 
> 
> Please pass this mail to all of your  friends.
Forward this  to everyone 
> in 
> your address book. 
> 
> I 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 link libraries 
(.dll 
> files) from your 
> computer. Your  computer will not be able to boot up
!! 
> 


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