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Old 08-03-2005, 08:50 PM   #1
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A real Alert!

There are alot of hoaxes out there about viruses but this one is real. If you see a subject about Osama Bin Laden, it's not only a hoax but the attachment WILL cause a virus to spread in your computer. Naturally this topic would grab the readers attention and curiousity. DO NOT OPEN IT!!! You can check the validity of this virus on www.snopes.com, a website that seperates the fact from fiction. This is a REAL virus. /rayt

This is from another member--Ray T
I just checked it out and it is true.
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Old 08-03-2005, 08:58 PM   #2
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thanks for the heads up dove !
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Old 08-03-2005, 09:06 PM   #3
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Thanks Dove.
We need all the help we can get to rid ourselves of these idiots that think this is funny.
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Old 08-03-2005, 10:17 PM   #4
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Thanks Dove, will keep my eyes open.

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Old 08-03-2005, 10:24 PM   #5
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Thanks Dove.

I always run my mail through Mailwasher first (it allows me to delete my mail from the server before downloading it) but every now and then things get past me.

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Old 08-03-2005, 10:33 PM   #6
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Old 08-04-2005, 02:10 AM   #7
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Thank you Dove, we will remember that one !
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Old 08-04-2005, 01:59 PM   #8
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Here's a tip: if you don't know who it's from, don't open it. The only thing you wuld still have to worry about then are the scammers pretending to be PayPal, or your bank.
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Old 08-04-2005, 02:06 PM   #9
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Ah yes, the PayPal scam, along with the Earthlink scam - I sent a nasty note to the PayPal scam people - lol, they mailed it back to me!

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