There are two common versions of this hoax in circulation
The latest version of the hoax reads:
Name of Virus : "CELLSAVER.EXE"
Do not open any mail with the above heading. It has already
affected 3 PC's in the IBM office. There is actually a virus
software attached to it and it can't be detected. This
screensaver is very cool. It shows a NOKIA handphone, with time
and messages. After it is activated, the PC cannot boot up at
all. It goes very, very slow. It even destroys your hard disk.
Please do not use the program. Delete it as soon as possible.
Please be careful and sent this to as many people as possible,
so maybe these new viruses can be eliminated. Be extra
The earlier version of the hoax says:
BEWARE - VIRUS SOFTWARE IN THE FORM CELCOM SCREEN SAVER
Pls be caution, If you receive any CELCOM Screen Saver. Pls do
not install it !!!!!! It is actually a virus software attached
to it. It can't be detected. This screensaver is very cool. It
shows a NOKIA handphone, with time and messages. After it
activated, the pc cannot boot up at all. It goes very very slow.
It even destroy your hard disk. Have to reinstall everything
again........ Pls do not use the program. Delete it as soon as
possible. Even in your e-mails....... By the way, the filename
At the time of writing, there is no known virus or Trojan Horse which
masquerades as a CELCOM screensaver. However, users should
always be very cautious when downloading or using executables of