Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 12:23:33 -0500
Reply-To: "Goldman, Brad (AT-Atlanta)" <Brad.Goldman@AUTOTRADER.COM>
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From: "Goldman, Brad (AT-Atlanta)" <Brad.Goldman@AUTOTRADER.COM>
Subject: Re: READ THIS
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This alert is not true. See
Fortunately, it is relatively harmless to have deleted this particular file.
In general, never delete anything an email tells you to without checking the
anti-virus sites first.
> Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 12:05:40 -0500
> From: Lisa King <ek13@CORNELL.EDU>
> Subject: READ THIS
> Dear all,
> A virus has been passed on to me by a contact.
> 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 anti- virus 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. You might want to print out these instructions
> first. Here's how
> to check for the virus and 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 you search your C: drive and 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 OPEN IT
> 6. Go to edit (on the menu bar). Choose "select all " to
> highlight! the file
> without opening it.
> 7. Now go to the File (on the menu bar) and select delete. It
> will then go
> to the Recycle Bin.
> 8. Go to the Recycle Bin and delete it there as well.
> IF YOU FIND THE VIRUS, YOU MUST CONTACT ALL THE PEOPLE
> IN YOUR ADDRESS
> BOOK, SO THEY CAN ERADICATE IT IN THEIR OWN ADDRESS
> 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 and add to "BCC"
> d) Copy this message ..enter subject.. Paste to