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Toxin du jour
Virus name: JDBGMGR.EXE.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2002]
Origins: Like the SULFNBK.EXE hoax, this bogus virus warning (also known as the "Bear Virus") attempts to lure gullible users into deleting perfectly innocuous, standard Windows files from their systems.
In   this case the target file is JDBGMGR.EXE, a Java Debug Manager program used by the Microsoft Java runtime engine. This file is included as part of a standard Windows installation and is not a "virus." (The icon for this file is a graphic of a bear like the one shown to the right.)
If you deleted this file, don't sweat it — JDBGMGR.EXE is only important to programmers who use Microsoft
Windows 2000 and Windows ME include a Windows File Protection (WFP) feature that will recover shared files such as JDBGMGR.EXE if they are overwritten or deleted. Users of other Windows operating systems can only retrieve JDBGMGR.EXE by reinstalling the Microsoft Virtual Machine (VM) component, but Microsoft is no longer offering it as a download.
See the link below for more information on JDBGMGR.EXE.
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