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Waves of viruses and false sense of security

March 19th, 2004
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Not long ago, at the end of January, we saw a wave of viruses burning a trail across the Internet. Now, barely a month later, another wave of malicious code is wreaking havoc on a similar, if not greater scale.
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Viruses and mobile telephones: fact or fiction?

March 15th, 2004
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One of the most infamous hoaxes currently doing the rounds on the Internet refers to an alleged virus that affects mobile telephones. According to this particular canard, if you get a call and the word ´unavailable´ is displayed on screen, you shouldn´t answer it, as your phone will suffer all the evil that could possibly hit a cell phone, except for spontaneous combustion.
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