VIRUS WARNING HOAX
- Subject: [iris-photos] VIRUS WARNING HOAX
- From: John Jones firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Sat, 15 Mar 2003 22:22:20 -0800
THIS VIRUS WARNING IS A HOAX. (and an old one at that, making the rounds
Always, always, always visit one of the anti-virus websites to check on a
virus warning before taking any action or forwarding warning messages. I
know we mean well, but always check.
Nancy Price wrote:
message was sent to me from a friend whom had emailed me
and sure enough I
found the little............. This only takes a minute to check and see
if your computer is infected.
Very simple to do.....just the follow the clear instructions
address book was infected with a virus by someone who had me in his/her
address book and as a result so has yours, because your address is in my
The virus is called JDBGMGR.EXE and is not detected by Norton or McAfee
anti-virus programs. 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 emails. I AM REALLY SORRY ABOUT THIS, HOWEVER, the good news
is it is really easy to get rid of it.
John | "There be dragons here"
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