E-RFD: "Mail Server Report" Virus
(Sent to OrMag by email@example.com)
To anyone-using Internet mail such as Yahoo, Hotmail, AOL and so
This information arrived this morning, direct from both Microsoft and
You may receive an apparently harmless e-mail titled 'Mail Server Report'
If you open either file, a message will appear on your screen saying:
'It is too late now, your life is no longer beautiful.'
you will LOSE EVERYTHING IN YOUR PC, and the person who sent it to you
will gain access to your name, e-mail and password.
This is a new virus which started to circulate. AOLhas
confirmed the severity, and the anti virus softwares are not capable of
destroying it. The virus has been created by a hacker who calls
himself 'life owner'.
THIS HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY SNOPES.
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