UPS Fed Ex Delivery Failure VIRUS

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  1. PixieStix
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    Felt this worth passing along. With Christmas coming up, I can see where this could be a real problem.

    The newest virus circulating is the UPS/Fed Ex Delivery Failure. You will receive an e-mail from UPS/Fed Ex Service along with a packet number. It will say that they were unable to deliver a package sent to you on such-and-such a date. It then asks you to print out the invoice copy
    attached. DON'T TRY TO PRINT THIS. IT LAUNCHES THE VIRUS! Pass this warning on to all your PC operators at work and home. This virus has caused Millions of dollars in damage in the past few days.
    Snopes confirms that it is real snopes.com: Package Delivery Failure Virus
     
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    Yeah, I was ordering stamps yesterday at work and noticed USPS has a similar warning on their home page.


     
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    Get off the PC virus and you won't have to worry about no stinkin' viruses anymore.
     
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    I have been told not to click here.




    Oh shit.
     
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    I warned you!!!
     
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    Now you got teh Pixie cooties too!!
     
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    I'm protected.
     
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    I didn't listen and now I have the Pixie UPS FEDEX Delivery Failure virus...
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    This is what happens every time you turn your computer on if you get the Pixie virus.:(
     

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