Virus Hoaxes & Realities

Parking Violations Bureau Virus A virus is being spread via e-mails about a parking violation ticket issued in another...
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Parking Violations Bureau Virus
CryptoLocker Warning about CryptoLocker malware that holds computer files for ransom.
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CryptoLocker
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Package Delivery Failure Virus
  • 14 July 2008
Warning about computer viruses sent out disguised as package delivery failure notifications.
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Package Delivery Failure Virus
Heartbleed The discovery of a major bug known as 'Heartbleed' has prompted web sites to encourage...
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Heartbleed
Invitation Facebook Virus Warning about the Invitation/Olympic Torch computer virus that 'burns the whole hard disc C of...
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Invitation Facebook Virus
‘Funeral Announcement’ Malware Messages announcing the death of a friend harbor malware that infects the recipient's computer with...
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‘Funeral Announcement’ Malware