Before you or anyone else become part of another hoax you can check out
Here is the low down on this hoax
"Join The Crew" E-mail Hoax
This is NOT an actual virus.
Below is a copy of the actual text which was
Take note !
Someone got an e-mail, titled as JOIN THE CREW and it
has erased his hard
drive. Please do not open up any mail that has this
title. This is a new e-mail
virus and not a lot of people know about it, just let
everyone know, so they
won't be a victim.
Please e-mail this to everyone you know!!!
Remember the title : JOIN THE CREW - Make sure you do
not "JOIN THE
CREW" that have lost there entire HD
Please ignore and delete this message.
This is a hoax because viruses are not carried in
e-mail messages. Viruses must
be transmitted as an attachment to a message.
By receiving the message you are not in any danger.
Every attachment should
always be saved and scanned before executing.
Delete any "JOIN THE CREW" e-mail message and DO NOT
forward it to
anyone. You will only propagate the hoax.
> > > This VIRUS NOTICE was received today, via UCLA >
> > > If you receive an email titled "JOIN THE CREW" DO NOT open
> it. It
> > > will erase everything on your hard drive. Forward this letter
> > to > as many people as you can. This is a new, very malicious
> > and
> > > not many people know about it. This information was announced
> > > yesterday morning from IBM. Please share it with everyone
> > might > access the internet.
> > >
> > > Once again, pass this along to EVERYONE in you address book so
> > > this may be stopped.. Also DO NOT OPEN or EVEN look at mail
> > says > "RETURNED OR UNABLE TO DELIVER" This virus will attach
> > to your > computer components and render them useless.
> > delete any
> > > mail items that say this. AOL has said that this is a very
> > dangerous > virus and that there is NO remedy for it at this
> > Please
> > > forward this to all online friends
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
-- Scott "Scooter" Sutterer Premier Design & Mfg. Co. 5988 Mid Rivers Mall Dr. St. Charles MO 63304 Phone: (314) 936-1288 Fax: (314) 936-2528 email@example.com _________________________________ NOTE: I am not responsabel for speling; puntuasion nor grammer!
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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