Re: Fwd:

From: Jim Armstrong (jarmstro@qwest.net)
Date: Mon May 05 2003 - 18:11:31 EDT

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    It's a hoax.
    http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/jdbgmgr.exe.file.hoax.html
    JimA

    Jan de Koning wrote:

    >
    >> Delivered-To: opa@dekoning.ca
    >> Delivered-To: dekoning.ca-jan@dekoning.ca
    >> From: "Jack & Joan Vanderkooy" <vanderky@duca.com>
    >> To: <mcreasor@duca.com>
    >> Subject:
    >> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 13:11:44 -0400
    >> X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook IMO, Build 9.0.2416 (9.0.2911.0)
    >> Importance: Normal
    >>
    >> A virus has been passed to me by a contact. My address book was
    >>
    >> infected. Since you are in my
    >>
    >> address book there is a good chance that you will find it in your
    >>
    >> computer too.The virus called
    >>
    >> jdbgmgr.exe is not detected by Norton or McAfee antivirus systems. This
    >>
    >> virus sits quietly for 14 days
    >>
    >> before damaging the system. It is sent automatically by messenger and by
    >>
    >> the address book, whether or
    >>
    >> not you sent emails to your contacts. Here is how to check for the virus
    >>
    >> and how to get rid of it:
    >>
    >> 1. Go to start then to find or search.
    >>
    >> 2. In the file holder option type the name jdbgmgr.exe
    >>
    >> 3. Be sure you search your c: drive and all subfolders and any drives
    >>
    >> you may have.
    >>
    >> 4. Click "find Now"
    >>
    >> 5.The virus has a teddy bear icon with the name jdbgmgr.exe. DO NOT OPEN
    >>
    >> IT !!!!!!
    >>
    >> 6. Go to the edit
    >>
    >> light the file without opening it.
    >>
    >> 7. Now go to the file
    >>
    >> will send it to the recycle bin.
    >>
    >> Right click on the recycle and select "empty recycle bin". If you find
    >>
    >> the virus, you must contact everyone
    >>
    >> in your address book so they caneradicate it in their address books.
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >> To do this:
    >>
    >> 1. Open new email message
    >>
    >> 2. Click on the address book icon next to the To:
    >>
    >> 3. Highlight every name and add to the BCC
    >>
    >> 4.Copy this message and paste to an email.
    >>
    >>
    >



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