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#1    odinsupreme



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Posted 06 January 2002 - 08:28 PM

It seems that I have a virus on my PC. Well, that isn't such a huge problem but I was wondering if anyone else has a virus too. It sends files in PIF format and chooses a text from your PC to send with. Does anyone know what I am talking about?

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Posted 07 January 2002 - 10:57 AM

Sounds like that Worm that was circulating a couple of months ago - my inbox was flooded with dozens of these PIF files from various people. I don't think It's harmful, just annoying. Best bet is to get norton anti-virus or another Anti-Virus program on your computer to get rid of it. Check out www.download.com if you haven't got any Anti-Virus programs to hand.


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Posted 12 January 2002 - 02:54 AM

Otherwise check out http://housecall.antivirus.com/housecall/start_pcc.asp
Which is a free online virus checker.

Hope that is of some use

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