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Rob Rosenberger

U.S. Army says computer virus can cause heart attacks

Rob Rosenberger, Vmyths co-founder
Thursday, 26 March 1998 AN ARTICLE PUBLISHED by the U.S. Army War College says the Russian 666 computer virus can cause heart arrhythmia in humans. It goes on to say that, with the right programming, a computer virus could alter human perceptions or even "inject a thought into [your] subconcious." Crypt Newsletter wrote a scathing opinion piece about this article.