We all get many Virus warnings in our emails. In most cases from well meaning friends, but unfortunatly we also get them from people just out to cause alarm.
I find many Program Admins that just blindly pass on hoax warnings to their members, without taking a few seconds to check if it is true or not.
As a Program Admin you have a responsibility to your members NOT to pass on things to the members without first validating the information.
An admin of a traffic exchange today sent out to all their members about a virus that will destroy the 0 sector of the hard drive and it refers to Postcard Image.
it took me less than 30 seconds to go to symantec paste Postcard image into the search box and come up with this result.
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