Updated: February 13, 2007 11:37:28 AM
The following hoax is being spread by email:
There's a new virus which was found recently which will erase the whole C drive. if u get a mail with the subject "Economic Slow Down in US" please delete that mail right away. Otherwise it will erase the whole C drive. As soon as you open it, it says "Your system will restart now.. do you want to continue" . Even if you click on NO, your system will be shut down and will never boot again. It already caused a major damage in the US and few other parts of the world. The remedy for this has not yet been discovered. So please forward this mail to as many people as possible and let everybody be aware of this. Its better to get this mail 100 times rather than not knowing about it.Please ignore any messages regarding this hoax and do not pass on messages. Passing on messages about the hoax only serves to further propagate it.