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Plod wants your PC? Brick it with a USB stick BEFORE they probe it

Anonymous Coward
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Re: I know...

"The virus defence only works if the ISP have records of an email with attachment and all suspicious activity happened shortly after, IIRC there have been maybe 3 cases of this in the UK in the last 10 years."

Not with the USB stick approach since you can say it's from someone else. Perfectly plausible, also perfectly plausible the friend knew nothing about it being infected, thus impossible to go beyond this link in the chain.

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