|Hold your Vote|
(9/27/2001) As if the world hasn't been victimized enough by the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, some hackers have devised a way to further attack those trying to cope with the tragedy.
Shortly after the attack, I implored my readers to be very sensible about the types of information and e-mails they spread regarding the attack. I encouraged everyone to consider not just if the claims seemed real and valid, but also to question whether the e-mail served a useful purpose. I was fearing exactly the type of attack that this virus represents.
For more technical information and fixes for the vote virus, visit the following anti-virus resources:
Relying on anonymously authored and haphazardly forwarded e-mail messages for protection against viruses is foolish. There is no substitute for up-to-date anti-virus software. For more ways you can prevent unwanted intrusions on your data, read "Protecting Your PC" in the Chain-Breaker's Library.
Category: Virus Warning