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Frog and Fish warnings
Frog and Fish warnings does not have any direct effects, as it is not a virus.
Frog and Fish warnings does not use any means of infection because it is not a virus.
Frog and Fish warnings aims to provide false data in order to confuse users and get them to spread the word by forwarding the message.
Means of transmission
Frog and Fish warnings does not use any means of transmission because it is not a virus.
However, Frog and Fish warnings tricks users into voluntarily forwarding the warning message, creating a rumor that spreads like wild fire via e-mail.
The e-mail message has the following characteristics:
Subject: it is variable.
Please be informed that the joke regarding the frog being splattered in a blender and the fish joke (FISH.EXE and BLENDER.EXE) are suspected to be infected with virus, which will activate on 28 May 99.
These 2 viruses are NOT found in the HOAX list. With the vendor advice please delete these 2 files immediately if you have them in your hardisk.
It does not contain any attachments.