Re: URGENT VIRUS ALERT....***PLEASE READ.***
actually, i would like to applaud bill for recognizing the error and
following up on it quickly. while i would personally have preferred that he
check into it before posting another unnecessary alert to the net.....bill
did a very good deed by correcting himself.
ps......glen.....i'm not sure bill cosby would appreciate being
characterized as a computer whiz. ;-)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dawson, Glen"
Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2002 6:23 AM
Subject: RE: URGENT VIRUS ALERT....***PLEASE READ.***
> I think you hit it right on the head there. And the computer whiz grabbed
> the yard stick, holding it like a samuria warrior, then announced that
> beatings will now begin!!!!!!". Bill, keep your chin up since a number of
> people on this server are about to sock you square on the tip of
> Glen Dawson
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew.Shand@north-bristol.swest.nhs.uk
> Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2002 2:58 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: RE: URGENT VIRUS ALERT....***PLEASE READ.***
> O dear here we go again. Bill, you have my sympathy for what you are
> to recieve from the computer whizzs. Just remember, they mean well and
> thankful your spellings OK.
> Andy Shand
> Hi Everybody:
> We just received a message today from someone in our Address Book. Their
> Address Book had been infected by a virus that came from someone else's
> address book. The virus (called jdbgmgr.exe) is not detected by Norton or
> McAfee anti-virus systems or by our Grisoft system. So it probably isn't
> detected by any of the others either. The virus sits quietly for 14 days
> before damaging the system. It's sent automatically by the messenger and
> the Address Book, whether or not you sent emails to your contacts. We have
> checked, found it, and deleted it. I didn't even know we had it until I
> the following steps to check and there it was.
> Here's how to check for the virus and how to get rid of it:
> DO THIS;
> 1. Go to Start,Find, or Search option.
> 2. In the files/folder option, write the name jdbgmgr.exe
> 3. Be sure you search your C;drive
> 4. Click "find now"
> 5. The virus has a teddy bear icon with the name jdbgmgr.exe
> DO NOT OPEN IT
> 6. Right click and delete it. It will then go to the Recycle Bin
> 7. Go to the recycle bin and delete it there as well.
> ** IMPORTANT **
> If you find the virus, (as we did just now) you must contact all the
> in your address book so they can eradicate it in their own address books.
> Sorry about this, we're sure everyone in our address book will have it.
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