This will therefore cause the curious recipient of this email message to open the malicious attachment, thinking he/she is opening a PDF document of the reservation made.
Here is a copy of the malicious Westminster Hotel Virus Email
The name of the malicious attachment is: Document.pdf.exe. The name may change. Although the name of the attachment has “.pdf” in it, it is not a PDF document.
The following threats were found after scanning the file Document.pdf.exe:
Now remember, a Trojan horse allows a cybercriminals to take control of your computer remotely from anywhere around the world. With remote control of your computer, they can use your computer to commit cybercrimes or steal your personal / financial information.
If you have already opened the malicious attachment, please do a full scan of your computer with the antivirus software installed on your computer.
Also, click here to view of a list of email attachments that you should never open.