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Matt Huddleston
09-16-1998, 04:33 AM
Deal All:

I think this is another virus hoax. For more information:

http://urbanlegends.miningco.com/library/weekly/aa071598.htm




Matt Huddleston
The Ohio State University
Biomedical Engineering Department



On Sep 16, 2:08pm, DannyToo wrote:
> Subject: Virus Alert
> The following message/information that I had received, appears to be
> legitimate. I have verified it with my source.
>
> Danny Too
> -------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Subject: virus alert
> Date: Monday, September 14, 1998 2:08PM
>
> the following was e-mailed to me...FYI
> Someone in the INTERNET is sending out a very desirable screen
> saver,called" The Budwiser Frogs"( Buddylst. Zip)!!! But if you down
> load it, you will lose everything. Your hard drive will crash. Don't
> down load this under any circumstances!!! It just went into circulation
> yesterday, as far as we know...... be very careful. Please distribute
> this to as many people as possible what the screen saver offers is
> looking like file: BUDSAVER.EXE (24643 bytes)DL time(28800bps): < 1
> minute
>
> If you down load it, some jerk from the internet will get your screen
> name and password. Please send this to any names you can think of and
> remember not to down load the BUDDYLST.ZIP This is a new, very
> malicious virus and not many people know about it .This information
> was announced yesterday morning from Microsoft . Please share it with
> everyone that might access the internet. Once again, pass this along
> to everyone in your address book so that this may be stopped.
>
>
> --
> Danny Too
> State University New York at Brockport
> Department of Physical Education and Sport
> 350 New Campus Drive
> Brockport, NY 14420-2989
>
> Tel: (716)-395-2403
> Fax: (716)-395-2771
> Email: dtoo@po.brockport.edu
>
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