Virus Profile: Tax Return Hoax

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home N/A | Corporate N/A
Date Discovered: 3/14/2003
Date Added: 3/14/2003
Origin: Unknown
Length: 0
Type: Hoax
Subtype: -
DAT Required: N/A
   
 
   

Virus Characteristics

AVERT HOAX Notice!!

McAfee AVERT Labs would like to inform you of a new email HOAX.

This email message is just a HOAX. AVERT has not received any report of a user's tax returns being redirected as described in the email.

We are advising users who receive the email to delete it and DO NOT pass it on as this is how an email HOAX propagates.

Below is the actual text from the message that may be received via email.

(Portuguese Version)

(English Translation)

Again, if you receive this email delete it and DO NOT pass it on.

McAfee AVERT

   

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