Eee Box Shipped With Malware

"Asus low-cost PCs shipped in Japan contain a virus"

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Eee Box Shipped With Malware
Asus recently began shipping out their new low-cost Eee Box PC in Japan.  Unfortunately, customers will be getting more than they bargained for.  It seems that the secondary D: drive partition holds the "Recycled.exe" virus.  This worm is able to infect all external storage devices attached to the PC.
Asus has made an official apology and offered to replace the infected PCs with clean ones free of charge.  The infection can possibly be found on the following models:
Model numberUPC code
EBXB202WHT/VW161D-W         610839531202
In another report, it seems that Asus is blaming the China-based OEM that put together the PCs.  They have even gone so far as to threaten to move their orders to Foxconn, Pegatron, or other OEM providers.  At this time, the current OEM manufacturer is unknown.
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23-02-2009, 13:35:11

wow lol that doesnt even look like a antec 300 O_o did you mod it or something

23-02-2009, 13:39:41

no mods, just got some xilcence red fans and a fan controller :P, oh and my OC3D grill is screwed into it :p, but I never touched a drill with it :)

23-02-2009, 13:43:00


23-02-2009, 13:48:11

sweet, i was gonna go with the blue but aqua was out of stock :p, the red looks nice tho and blue is overused haha

23-02-2009, 13:50:40

yeah lol i blue is used way too much lol every rig i see has blue lol thats why i have white not many people have white leds lol i got only a fan controller for my cpu fan but ive heard the antec 300 cannot fit a gtx 260

23-02-2009, 14:23:20

my 8800gts fits fine, and i've seen a 3870 in one aswell.

11-12-2009, 14:39:27

Rather a drastic update, Samsung has gone (gave it to my brother :p) and I got his LG and my new Asus VH242H. Lav it. Oh and I have a elite now :)

21-12-2009, 03:10:29

whats the Asus VH242Hlike
,i have its smaller brother are they like exactly the same

21-12-2009, 03:13:40

Got 2 4850s in my 300. Some room too.

21-12-2009, 05:20:22


whats the Asus VH242Hlike
,i have its smaller brother are they like exactly the same

well apart from the screen size I don't really know.

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