Be careful of a new virus!



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Shunxiang Yang (ysx@process.buaa.edu.cn)
Mon, 12 Feb 2001 20:45:08 +0800


rain 于 2001-2-12 16:38:09 发表在:技术交流 刚刚收到大boss的一封email,原文如下: > > Dear all, > > > > A new virus has just been discovered that has been classified by > > Microsoft (www.microsoft.com ) and by McAfee (www.mcafee.com ) as the most > > destructive ever! > > > > This virus was discovered yesterday afternoon by McAfee and no vaccine has > > yet been developed. This virus simply destroys Sector Zero > > from the hard disk, where vital information for its functioning are > > stored. > > This virus acts in the following manner: > > It sends itself automatically to all contacts on your list with the title > > "A Virtual Card for You". As soon as the supposed virtual card is > > opened, the computer freezes so that the user has to reboot. When the > > Ctrl+Alt+Del keys > > or the Reset button are pressed, the virus destroys Sector Zero, thus > > permanently destroying the hard disk. Yesterday in just a few > > hours this virus caused panic in New York, according to news broadcast by > > CNN (www.cnn.com ). This alert was received by an employee of > > Microsoft itself. > > So don't open any mails with subject "A Virtual Card for You". As soon as > > you get the mail, delete it. > > Please pass on this mail to all your friends. 本来应该转发给大家,可是没有mailing list,只好贴上来了


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