Virus or Malicious Email Messages Detected on January 12, 2015
January 12, 2015
The email messages below, detected on January 12, 2015 are fakes and have a virus or Trojan horse attached to them. If you have received any of the email messages, please DO NOT attempt to open the attachment because it is a virus, Trojan horse or some other malware created by cyber-criminals to infect your computer.
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The Virus or Malicious Email Messages
Happy New Year,I have listed over 4 items in the attached link, Kindly download it and confirm to me
1. the Unit Price
2. Mode of Payment
Download for picture of the items. I will wait your reply immediately
Subject: RE: ORDER
I came across you're email thread again searching for something else, and realized I never heard back about this email i sent you. Can you please confirm that you got it and what I should do from here. Attach the payment slips
We have paid in the money.See attached for payment data sheet, confirm payment with your bank and get back to me.
Subject: Google Drive App
A file have just been shared with you from Darlene McRoberts using Google Docs.
Sender's note: Please refer to the document I have shared with you.
Subject: Re: Invoice Request
Please send me the invoice of this order for payment see attached for confirmation, My colleague handling this order is on leave now i will take it from here your urgent responses will highly appreciated.
Thanks With Regards,
Ferozson Exports Pvt Ltd
Subject: Urgent(Quote For all)
Please quote your best price for the supply of the attached order. All the specifications are attached herewith.Please quote for all and get back to us ASAP.
Subject: Message copied from system quarantine
Kindly find attached Payment Slip for your reference and advise shipment
Subject: Ref.No: 58112618/ Fund transfer / Customer Ref:
Please see the enclosed herewith is the NBD Cheque copy issued at your client request. Kindly review the attached for payment transfer accordingly.
Subject: DECEMBER ORDER
Kindly find attached the new order for the month of August. My colleague that deal with you before is on leave , We cannot wait, because this order is very urgent.
Please kindly confirm the order and send back to me proforma instantly we need to see if this order can be shipped before August ending or next month begining. Please also not forget to send the PI for the order so I can sign back.
I will be waiting your quick reply as soon as possible.
Subject: Requested document
please check the attached file for the payment made today and resolve the issue ASAP.
Subject: Purchase order
Please find the attached requested document of the last payment and resolve the issue ASAP.
Please find our inquiry attached. Kindly quote your best offer by 9th Jan 2015.
Awaiting your valuable response.
Thank you & Regards
Al Mukhtar Contracting & Trading Co WLL.
P.O. Box: 5536
Subject: Payment Notification Ref: HK1192366066 / KFL-HB304832-BTC
Notice to Appear,
The attached payment advice is issued at the request of our customer. The total amount of USD $70,176 has been successfully transferred to your account by our customer.
Global Payments and Cash Management
Subject: New Year Order or Dear Sir, I am Michelle
I have order for your company, Please see attached for specification, Can you please confirm what your production lead time is if orders are confirmed and deposits placed this week? This is Urgent so please no delay
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Now, if you open or attempt to the open the malicious attachment, your computer will become infected with a virus or Trojan horse. Once your computer has become infected with the malicious virus or Trojan horse, the cyber-criminals behind the email message will be able 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.
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