[Fwd: Virus Alert]
- View SourceThis is a hoax!
Do not ever delete any files that an email tells you to no matter the
email claims to quote. Check it out yourself. google it or use a
reputable virus site.
On Sunday, Mar 9, 2003, at 14:06 Canada/Mountain, Al King wrote:
> I have a Mac and Netscape. I've checked all files, both regular and
> email and did not find this virus.
> Al King
> From: Doug Stoneman <doug.stoneman@...>
> Date: Sun Mar 9, 2003 10:34:40 Canada/Mountain
> To: Doug Stoneman <doug.stoneman@...>
> Subject: Virus Alert
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Paul A. Brisson" <pbrisson@...>
> To: <"Undisclosed Recipients"@...>
> Sent: Saturday, March 08, 2003 6:10 PM
> Subject: Virus alert
>> I am sorry about this but a virus has been sent on to me.
>> Since you are in my address book there is a good chance you will find
>> your computer also. I followed the instructions below and eradicated
>> virus easily. The virus (called jdbgmgr.exe) is not detected by
>> Norton or
>> McAfee anti-virus sysyems. It 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. You might want to
>> out these instructions first.
>> Here's how to check the virus & get rid of it:
>> 1. Go to Start ,Find or Search option.
>> 2. In the File/Folders option, type the name: jdbgmgr.exe
>> 3. Be sure to search your C: drive & all the sub-folders and any other
>> drives you may have.
>> 4. Click "find now"
>> 5. The virus has a teddy bear icon with the name jdbgmgr.exe DO NOT
>> 6. Go to edit (on the menu bar ) Choose "select all" to highlight the
>> without opening it.
>> 7. Now go to the File (on the menu bar) & select delete. It will then
>> the Recycle Bin.
>> 8. Go to the recycle Bin & delete it there as well.
>> IF YOU FIND THE VIRUS, YOU MUST CONTACT ALL THE PEOPLE IN YOUR ADDRESS
>> , SO THEY CAN ERADUCATE IT IN THEIR OWN ADDRESS BOOKS.
>> To do this :
>> a)Open a new e-mail message
>> b)Click the icon of the address book next to the "TO"
>> c)Highlight every name & add to "BCC"
>> d)Copy this message..enter subject..Paste to e-mail.send