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don't delete the bear!

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  • maykutla@sas.upenn.edu
    This is a hoax. Do not delete the teddy bear.
    Message 1 of 3 , Mar 19, 2003
      This is a hoax. Do not delete the teddy bear.


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      >
      > -------- Original Message --------
      > Subject: VIRUS
      > Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2003 10:18:32 -0500
      > From: Tony E Smith <tesmith@...>
      > Reply-To: ENGR APPLICATION STATS <SYS302-001-03A@...>
      > To: SYS302-001-03A@...
      >
      > A virus has been unwittingly passed to me by a contact. It is not
      > detected by Norton or McAfee anti-virus systems. My address book
      > WAS affected. Since you are in my address book, it is likely that you
      > will find it in your computer too.
      >
      > The virus is called jdbgmgr.exe 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 send e-mails to your contacts.
      > The following message tells you how to check for the virus and how
      > to get rid of it:
      >
      > PLEASE DO THIS !!!
      >
      > 1. Go to Start, Find or search option
      >
      > 2. In the file/folder option, type the name jdbgmgr.exe
      >
      > 3. Be sure you search your C drive and all 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 OPEN IT !!!!!
      >
      > 6. Go to Edit (on menu bar) and choose "select all" to highlight the
      > file without opening it
      >
      > 7. Now go to 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 this:
      >
      > 1. Open a new e-mail message
      > 2. Click the icon of the address book next to the "To:"
      > 3. Highlight every name and add to "BCC"
      > 4. Copy this message and paste to e-mail
      >
      > Sorry about this
      >
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