Historic Jones Beach Water Tower being refurbished despite e-mail hoax
saying it was demolished [Newsday]
Ericsson considers the e-mail hoax
to be an attack on its network resources.
Thank you for tackling the infamous "Johns Hopkins" e-mail hoax
in your November/December 2005 issue article, "Dissecting an Internet Hoax: Water, Food, Plastics, and Microwaves." Iterations of this hoax have circulated the Internet for years, spreading misinformation about the release of dioxins and phthalates into food.
* Don't clog bandwidth and mailboxes by forwarding virus warnings, medical horror stories, or dire predictions without first visiting a couple of e-mail hoax
identification Web sites to check if they are genuine.
Hundreds of bubbly lovers, including high-profile TV personalties, fell victim to the e-mail hoax
This column will be present two topics: how to sort out an Internet/ e-mail hoax
using the case study, and briefly review the science of the environmental component contained in the e-mail.
Your e-mail inbox might contain more ordinary spam or scams than hoaxes, but sending on just one e-mail hoax
has an extreme self-perpetuating effect on the Internet.
Dr Al Mousawi would not directly comment on the 'evil design' theory, but said such e-mail hoaxes
A free monthly newsletter alerts subscribers to the latest e-mail hoaxes
and Internet scams.
Department of Energy's HoaxBusters (http://www.hoax busters.ciac.org), Vmyths.com (http://www .vmyths.com), and Common E-mail Hoaxes
If you are interested in e-mail hoaxes
, scams or urban legends, there are Internet sites that are useful to those of us trying to keep Zippy from increasing the amount of junk e-mail traffic clogging the Internet.
Deaths caused by insufficient medical information, e-mail hoaxes
that bilk compassionate consumers, Web sites that are not what they appear, hackers who invade and destroy corporate databases, and graphic manipulation that warps reality provide solid evidence of these dangers.