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    News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    ASUS is warning Japanese consumers of a possible virus threat found located on its low-cost Eee Box computer system.
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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    What an epic fail!

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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    Ahhh, what a brilliant few weeks for Asus!!!
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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    Its nice to see theyve recovered well from the whole thing with dishing out cracks on CD.

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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    Obviously they've taken the idea of making things as easy as Apple to heart...

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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    man, asus were right to sideline their linux hardware & move more towards XP. how else would you get an authentic computing experience like this one?

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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    I also thought of that ars artical. I liked this quote:
    Quote Originally Posted by Apple
    As you might imagine, we are upset at Windows for not being more hardy against such viruses, and even more upset with ourselves for not catching it.
    You see, this is all Windows's fault for being such a weakling! If Windows was more robust against viruses, this would have never happened! Go ahead, Apple, blame the victim. She shouldn't have been wearing that short skirt anyway.
    throw new ArgumentException (String, String, Exception)

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    Re: News - ASUS Eee Box hits retail with built-in virus infection

    We've checked, and the current Eee Box models we have in stock, are not effected by this.

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