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Virus Hoaxes & Realities
« on: October 21, 2004, 04:04:35 PM »
Computers are not only now an integral part of our daily lives, they've also become the primary means by which urban legends and other pieces of misinformation are now spread -- everything from "stupid computer user" stories to virus warning hoaxes (and the occasional real warning).
Take a look at This Web Site for information about some of the common critters we run across quite frequently.
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Re:Virus Hoaxes & Realities
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2004, 06:39:58 PM »
You might also want to check out this web site Virus Myths.

My firefox pop-up blocking stopped two pop-ups, so it looks like this site is now using them.
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Re:Virus Hoaxes & Realities
« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2004, 10:05:39 AM »
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Here's a few more sites that I visit when someone sends me junk mail. I search for the truth and then inform them. Hopefully, someday those who email me will stop sending such junk around.

http://hoaxbusters.ciac.org/

http://www.truthorfiction.com/

http://www.hoaxinfo.com/

AND ... no pop-ups on those sites!    :)  

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