Internet Hoaxes Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following computer virus hoaxes was primarily distributed to Spanish users?
    • A. 

      Matador

    • B. 

      Antichrist

    • C. 

      Picador

    • D. 

      Surprise

  • 2. 
    In a 2002 e-mail hoax, computer users were warned not to open which e-mail attachment?
    • A. 

      Life in a metro

    • B. 

      Life is beautiful

    • C. 

      Life long love

    • D. 

      Life after death

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a hoax computer virus alert?
    • A. 

      Anna Kournikova virus alert

    • B. 

      Olympic torch virus alert

    • C. 

      Postcard virus alert

    • D. 

      Goodtimes virus alert

  • 4. 
    What is the expanded form of the SULFNBK.EXE hoax virus alert of 2002?
    • A. 

      Same User for Long File Name Backup

    • B. 

      Setup Utility to Long Folder Name Backup

    • C. 

      Short Utility for Large File Name Backup

    • D. 

      Setup Utility for Long File Name Backup

  • 5. 
    As per an e-mail hoax who is supposed to donate dollars for mail forwards to a sick child?
    • A. 

      Amnesty International

    • B. 

      WWF

    • C. 

      American Medical Center

    • D. 

      American Cancer Society

  • 6. 
    A hoax e-mail requesting payment of an "outstanding account" demanded calling what number?
    • A. 

      111

    • B. 

      809

    • C. 

      213

    • D. 

      100

  • 7. 
    In the "Advance Fee or 419" e-mail hoax the sender claimed himself to be from what nation?
    • A. 

      UAE

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      Yemen

    • D. 

      Kuwait

  • 8. 
    Hillary Clinton and Rick Lazio debated which non-existent issue during the 2000 election?
    • A. 

      Tax on Segway parking

    • B. 

      5-cent tax on e-mail messages

    • C. 

      Ban on porn industry

    • D. 

      Ban on smoking

  • 9. 
    According to a hoax, what fruit from Costa Rica was infected with flesh eating bacteria?
    • A. 

      Guava

    • B. 

      Apple

    • C. 

      Cherry

    • D. 

      Banana

  • 10. 
    As per a hoax e-mail, where was the tourist guy standing just before an airplane hit it?
    • A. 

      World Trade Center observation deck

    • B. 

      Empire State building top floor

    • C. 

      Sears tower

    • D. 

      Brooklyn bridge