Virus Profile: Life is beautiful hoax

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Virus Profile information details
Risk Assessment: Home N/A | Corporate N/A
Date Discovered: 1/15/2002
Date Added: 1/15/2002
Origin: Brazil
Length: N/A
Type: Hoax
Subtype: E-mail
DAT Required: Not Applic
   
 
   

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, currently we know of no other message that the user will receive about the HOAX as the initial email states. AVERT has not received any report of a user's hard drive being erased for opening 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 version)

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(Hungarian Version)

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

McAfee AVERT

Removal Instructions

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

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