Hey You

Category: Virus hoax Discovered On: 01 Jan 2000
Type: hoax Updated On: 08 Jun 2006

Description

Text of this virus hoax reads as follows:

IF YOU GET AN EMAIL TITLED "HEY YOU" DELETE IT IMMEDIATELY!!! EVEN IF IT IS FROM SOMEBODY YOU KNOW!!! IT IS A VIRUS THAT WILL OVER THE PROCESS OF 7 DAYS SEND ITSELF OUT TO EVERYBODY IN YOUR ADDRESS BOOK AND THEN PROCEED TO DESTROY YOUR HARD DRIVE AND YOUR MODEM. AS FAR AS I KNOW THE ANTIVIRUS PROGRAMS ARE NOT EQUIPPED TO WIPE OUT THIS VIRUS YET SO PLEASE BE CAREFUL!!! ONCE AGAIN EVEN IF THE MAIL IS FROM SOMEBODY YOU KNOW DELETE IT IMMEDIATELY!!! IT WILL WIPE OUT YOUR COMPUTER!!! PLEASE SEND THIS TO EVERYBODY YOU KNOW TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF THIS.

Note: Some people are getting confused between this virus hoax and the Troj/Mine Trojan horse which is attached to an email with the subject "hey you".

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