Virus question

  Si_L 14:52 11 Jul 2007

Is it possible to send a virus to someone using just their IP address?

(Obviously I don't intend to do this, I just had it threatened to me online, I was just curious because it doesn't sound feasible)

If it is, its probably not the best idea to publish how to do it!


  Mac70 15:09 11 Jul 2007

I could be wrong but I would say no, what with the majority of ISP's using dynamic ip's anyway.
I dont mind being corrected though.

Why would someone threaten that?

  robbiepaul79 15:10 11 Jul 2007

I would ignore said people these sad acts were common place few years back when i trolled various chat rooms throughout the online world, seems they are still around.

  Si_L 15:25 11 Jul 2007

Cheers guys, confirmed my initial thoughts :)

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