Virus Profile: Internet Flower hoax

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home N/A | Corporate N/A
Date Discovered: 4/27/2000
Date Added: 4/27/2000
Origin: E-mail
Length: N/A
Type: Hoax
Subtype: E-mail
DAT Required: N/A
   
 
   

Virus Characteristics

The following is a hoax message - delete or ignore such a message if received:

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Subject: Fw: New virus found!!

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 is no joke! This virus removes all dynamic link libraries from your computer.

Your computer will not boot.

SEND THIS TO EVERYONE ON YOUR CONTACT LIST!!
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Indication of Infection

Not applicable - delete or ignore such a message if received.

Methods of Infection

Not applicable - delete or ignore such a message if received.

Removal Instructions

Ignore or delete this email and do not forward it to others.
   

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