Discovered: August 19, 2004
Updated: February 13, 2007 12:26:37 PM
The following hoax is spread by SMS.
The hoax message includes the following text:
Outbreak: I'm infecting you with t-virus, my code is <random numbers> .
Forward this to <phone number> to get your own code and chance to win prizes.
More at <website URL>
This hoax message is sent as part of a marketing campaign for the game Resident Evil: Outbreak.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.