Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: IMPORTANT (so they say)
Re: IMPORTANT (so they say)
From: Chris Holt <amiga2k_at_cox.net>
Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2002 18:05:22 -0500
Tries to get you to delete a legitimate Windows file from your computer.
Don't believe it, don't follow the instructions. DO get a good anti-virus
package and keep it updated. Then you won't have to worry about BS messages
like this one...
AVG anti-virus is excellent and free. Get it at www.grisoft.com
----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug" <him10101_at_yahoo.com>
Sent: Sunday, November 24, 2002 4:23 PM
Subject: Fwd: IMPORTANT (so they say)
> the karolina <sliveress_at_yahoo.com> wrote:Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2002
09:20:02 -0800 (PST)
> From: the karolina
> Subject: IMPORTANT (so they say)
> To: alex k , "Anna E." ,
> Cat , Chris ,
> Dasha , doug ,
> Joel , Sammy ,
> i don't know whether this is bullshit or not, but i found that teddy
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> http://mailplus.yahoo.com > ATTACHMENT part 2 message/rfc822 From: "C.A T"
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> Subject: IMPORTANT
> Date: Sat, 23 Nov 2002 16:59:48 +0000
> Hi Everybody,sorry to be the bearer of bad news,but my
> >address book has been infected with a virus.As a
> >result,so has yours because your address was in my
> >address book.The virus is called
> >jdbgmgr.exe. It cannot be detected by Norton or McAfee
> >programs.It sits quietly 15 days before damaging the
> >system.It is automatically sent by messenger and
> >address book,whether or not you send e-mails. The good
> >news is it is easy to get rid of. Here's how:
> >(1)Go to start,then Find or Search
> >(2)In files/folders,type the name jdbgmgr.exe
> >(3)Be sure to search your "C" drive or server if you
> >are on one
> >(4)Then hit search or find
> >(5)The virus has a teddy bear logo with the name
> > DO NOT OPEN
> >(6)Right click and delete it
> >(7)GO to your recycle bin and DELETE it there,also IF
> >YOU CAN FIND THE VIRUS YOU MUST CONTACT EVERYONE IN
> >YOUR ADDRESS BOOK!!!!!!!!!
> >Sorry for the trouble,
> >Tuy Chamberlin
> >339 Kerrville Country Drive
> >Kerrville,Texas 78028
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Received on 2002-11-25