Thank You for Your Deposit - Paymer Virus Email Message
May 11, 2014
The email message below with the subject: "Thank you for your deposit N s114576," has a virus or Trojan horse attached to it that will infect your Windows computer if you open it. The message is a fake and was not sent by Paymer, but was created and sent by cyber-criminals to trick the recipients into opening the malicious attachment, by falsely claiming that Paymer has deposited a certain amount of money into their accounts.
Please continue reading below.
The email message then asks the recipients to view the malicious attachment, disguised as a ticket.
The Virus Email Message - Thank You for Your Deposit>
Subject: Thank you for your deposit N s114576
Thanks for depositing $ 124.44 to your account on our service.
Attached is your ticket. Make sure to keep it for your records.
The Paymer team
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If you open this malicious file, your computer will get infected with a Trojan horse, which the cybercriminals behind this message will be able to use to access and take control of your computer remotely from anywhere around the world. They may spy on you, use your computer to commit cybercrimes, or steal your personal and financial information.
Now, if you have already opened the malicious file, please do a full scan of your computer with the antivirus software installed on it.
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