1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Olympic Torch Hoax

Olympic Torch Hoax

February 21, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:51:30 PM
Also Known As:
Olympic Torch hoax [Sophos]

The Olympic Torch Hoax is being spread through email. It has been reported that the following text of the hoax may differ slightly in the various messages going around. The email warns of a virus that burns the whole hard disk drive a computer. This virus does not exist.

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube