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Olympic Torch Hoax

Discovered:
February 21, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:51:30 PM
Also Known As:
Olympic Torch hoax [Sophos]
Type:
Hoax

The Olympic Torch Hoax is being spread through email. It has been reported that the following text of the hoax may differ slightly in the various messages going around. The email warns of a virus that burns the whole hard disk drive a computer. This virus does not exist.

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