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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I've only once had a computer infected with a virus and that was only because of a bizarre coincidence. I was at a party with a gentleman named Sean and he promised to send me photos from the party. I gave him my email address and shortly thereafter I received an email from "Sean" with the subject "Here are the photos from the party" (or something like that). Without even thinking, I tried to open the attachment. Fortunately, it was easy to clean up from, but I felt really, really stupid.

    As it turns o

    • by ajt (2546) on 2004.01.28 16:33 (#27855) Homepage Journal

      The worst I ever had was installing an Intel Ethenet card on an NT box from CD for someone. At the end of the messing, NT did a re-boot, and there was a FORM infected floppy in the drive, by the time I have ripped it out, the stupid little DOS monster ruined the MBR and the NTFS partition.

      After that I went to their house and cleaned all their PCs and floppies, and installed AV software on them all to try and stop FORM getting back in.

      --
      -- "It's not magic, it's work..."