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#21 turtledove

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 01:30 PM

Matt was a wonderful, kind and generous person, a gentleman; great to work with for the time I have.
My condolences to all who knew him. He will remain in our hearts.
My prayers go out for all of you and for his family.
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#22 MAM

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 02:21 PM

What a pity !

My condolences, his familie and friends.

R.I.P Matt Russo, aka SpySentinel.

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#23 ShyWriter

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 04:28 PM

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You will be missed Matt; Rest in Peace, my friend. May the winds be steady at your back, and your sails full, as you journey on...

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 05:02 PM

Rest Easy My Friend

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 05:21 PM

A great young man. He will be truly missed.

May you rest in peace Matt.

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 06:38 PM

This is very sad news indeed. My thoughts are with his loved ones. :(

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 07:01 PM

I am so sorry to hear about the loss of such a smart and talented young man. :(

Rest in peace Matt.
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Posted 12 December 2011 - 07:31 PM

I am so sorry to hear this.
My condolences to his family and friends.

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 08:15 PM

I'm shocked to hear this and I send all my condolences. Matt was a really friendly guy.

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#30 FramePC

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 09:46 PM

So tragic, the world is poorer for the loss.

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 10:46 PM

My thoughts and prayers for Malwarebytes, Matt and his family for their loss. May he rest in peace. :)

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Posted 12 December 2011 - 11:49 PM

My condolences to his family and friends. Rest in peace Matt, you will be missed. :(

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 02:51 AM

Requiescat in pace Matt, Jahs light will shine on you.

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 06:37 AM

My condolences to the family and friends.

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 06:50 AM

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 08:53 AM

He trained me for malware removal and also followed me and the same I did for him for he was indeed a AWESOME human and he will be surely missed. /me cries my brain out.

May you rest in peace and you will live onwards in my hearth until I die. <3LOVE<3LOVE<3LOVE<3

#37 Perplexus

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 10:01 AM

This news pains my heart...I will miss you my dear friend...

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Posted 13 December 2011 - 06:20 PM

Such sad news I knew Matt through GeekU very nice and very helpful always had a positive attitude.
R.I.P my friend. :(
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Posted 14 December 2011 - 01:07 AM

I have left a message on BleepingComputer forum, and directed them to the original post on this site -
It is never a good thing to happen to any person under any situation, and worse when they were such a hard worker for the cause.

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He will be missed not only here, but also around the other sites he always visited - - - -
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Posted 14 December 2011 - 07:28 AM

Terribly sad news.




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