HDMI cable protects your Xbox 360 from noisy viruses!

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Do you find that computer viruses are too noisy? Do they interfere with the quality of images when you’re playing games on your Xbox 360?

Well, fear not!

It appears that the 3rd Earth Xbox 360 Elite HDMI Swivel Cable is just what you need!

“100% Mylar” double shield 1.3c grade cable with anti-virus protection to reduce virus noises and to obtain perfect image transmission.

Err.. right..

Computer viruses making too much noise has, of course, been a problem for over twenty years. Who can forget the old Anticad DOS virus which could play the “Blue Danube” through your PC speaker, or the W32/Music worm that spread in 2000 playing the first few bars of “We Wish You A Merry Christmas”?

More recently there was something of an internet scare when ragtime jazz music began being played from many people’s computers, making some believe they had become infected. Fortunately it just turned out to be a…

Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

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