Re: [CH] Important phone scam info. got this thru the chile-head

David A. Verbil (
Fri, 27 Mar 1998 06:30:05 -0700

    I feel the way you do about urban legends. But this tale is 
_not_ a legend. I work at Intel, and the Information Technology 
folks there recently verified the reality of this scam. 
> Always be suspicious of  "friend of a friend" story.  This is an urban legend
> along the lines of the goodtime virus and the modem tax.