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From: They <>
Subject: Re: virus warning on TV
Date: Sun, 26 Jul 1998 23:48:53 GMT


wrote:
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>>snip<<

They say:

This is not a hoax. See http://www.avp.ch/ or
http://www.symantec.com/ or
http://www.drsolomon.com/

There are detaied descriptions of what the virus does and who is at
risk. Essentially, it attaches to windows portable executables and may
rewrite the flash bios of machines who do not have a write protect
jumper in place, rendering them inoperable.

As they say.....Be careful out there!

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