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Topic: A horrible new Virus
Replies: 4   Last Post: May 3, 1995 8:51 PM

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Dan Lenard Sebastian

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Registered: 12/6/04
Re: A horrible new Virus
Posted: May 1, 1995 1:32 PM
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Good Times is a hoax. you cannot get a virus from reading mail as no
files are moved to your computer by reading mail.

On Mon, 1 May 1995, A. Karassowitsch wrote:

> I have received information regarding a new virus that has been engineered
> to be spread through E-mail. The virus is dormant until the mail that
> carries it is opened and read. The signature of the virus is
> Good Times
> in the subject line. If you receive a message of this type clear it
> without opening it. The virus attacks the hard drive or places the cpu in
> a binary feedback loop.
> Be careful...
> Andy
> ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::
> A. Karassowitsch
> Learning Assistance Teacher
> R.L. Angus Elementary
> School District #81 - Fort Nelson, BC Canada
> <>

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