[Esd-l] An evil thought

John D. Hardin jhardin at impsec.org
Tue Dec 18 20:02:01 PST 2001

Hi, all.

I was helping someone at my work today who'd gotten the SULFNBK.EXE
hoax message and was wondering what was going on. After explaining it,
I was struck by the thought: can we use the sheep reflex to our

We could start a SULFNBK.EXE-style Internet Rumor that "outlook.exe"
(or some less-obvious yet critical component) is a virus file and you
should delete it from your computer immediately!!!!! TELL EVERYONE!!!!

It's even sorta true...


Happy Holidays, everybody.

 John Hardin KA7OHZ    ICQ#15735746    http://www.impsec.org/~jhardin/
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