computer hack message

  BRISK 13:22 16 Jun 05
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Hi,
i got this message the other day does anyone know what it is.

Dear Sir or Madam,
ALL ACTIVITIES ON THIS SYSTEM ARE MONITORED!
U HAVE SOME ¤ILLEGAL¤ THINGS ON THIS COMPUTER
AND I SUGGEST U TO REINSTALL ENTIRE SYSTEM ¤NOW¤
BEFORE U GET CAUGHT!


Anti-Piracy Division

  Joe R 13:23 16 Jun 05

BRISK,

just ignore it. It's someones great idea of a joke.

  wee eddie 15:39 16 Jun 05

It suggests that you allow it to run a scan of you PC Drives.

It then discovers some threat or other and offers to Zap it, for a small sum.

Most of us reckon that the, so called, "Threating File" arrives as part of the Scanning download. In other words, from the putative Seller.

All in all. It's a Con!

  medicine hat 16:14 16 Jun 05

No professional would send a message using language like that

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