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Skip Montanaro skip at pobox.com
Thu Sep 4 14:54:39 CEST 2003


    Francois> I do not understand why the bad guys would have programmed
    Francois> such a deadline within their code, but I still wish this
    Francois> deadline story is true!

The speculation I've read is that the author was paid (or is going to be
paid) by spammers.  The virus will propagate (and relay spam?) until the
agreed upon deadline.

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