> Hello All, Sorry for the mass e-mail but someone sent me the
warning and I am
> passing it along to you. I followed the instructions
and found the virus on
> my computer and deleted it. The
instructions are below. Sorry if I sent
> this twice to some of
you. Happy Hunting. Rodney
> I am
forwarding this alert because I have found the "teddy bear" virus
hiding in my computer. Follow the steps below ASAP and it should be taken
> care of.
> A virus has been
passed on to me by a contact. My address book has in turn
affected. Since you are in my address book there is a good chance you
> will find it in your computer too.
> I followed the
direction below and eradicated the virus easily.
> The virus (
called jdbgmgr.exe) is not detected by Norton or McAfee
systems. The 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 e-mails to your contacts. Here is how you check
> for the
virus and get rid of it.
> 1. Go to start, find or search
> 2. In the file/folders option, type the name :
> 3. Be sure to search your C: drive and all the
subfolders and any other
> drives you may have.
> 4. Click
> 5. The virus has a teddy bear icon with the
name jdbgmgr.exe. DO NOT
> OPEN IT!!!!!!!!
> 6. Go to
edit(on the menu bar), choose "select all" to highlight the
> file without
> 7. Now go to the file (on the menu bar) and select
delete. It will then
> go to the Recycle bin.
> IF YOU FIND
THE VIRUS, YOU MUST CONTACT ALL THE PEOPLE IN YOUR ADDRESS BOOK
> SO THEY
CAN ERADICATE IT IN THEIR OWN ADDRESS BOOKS.
> To do
> a) Open a new e-mail message
> b) Click on the icon
of the address book next to the "TO"
> c)Highlight every name and add to
> d) Copy this message....enter subject....paste to e-mail.
> P.S. You may have to enter each address separately