Virus Email Message - Haun Welding Invoice - Invoice.pdf.zip
July 30, 2014
The email message below: "Haun Welding Invoice," has a virus or Trojan horse attached to it that will infect your Windows computer if you open it. The message was designed to trick the recipients into opening the malicious attachment, disguised as an invoice from Haun Welding Supply INC. This dangerous email message is a fake and was not sent by the Haun Welding Supply INC.
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Virus Email: Haun Welding Invoice
Subject: Haun Welding Invoice
Attached you will find a number of invoices from Haun Welding Supply INC.
Thank you for your business
This is the only copy of this invoice you will receive.
It will not be mailed
They include these invoice numbers:
If you have any questions please contact our credit department at 503 001-4993
The attachment "Invoice.pdf.zip” contains the malicious file "Invoice.pdf.scr". We found the following threats after scanning the malicious file:
This email message was not sent by Haun Welding Supply INC, but by cybercriminals, whose aim is to trick the curious recipients into opening the malicious attachment that will infect their computers with a virus or Trojan horse.
Once your computer has become infected with this malicious Trojan horse, the cybercriminals behind this 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.
Now, if you have already opened anyone of these malicious attachments, please do a full scan of your computer with the antivirus software installed on it. The name of the attachment may change, so be careful when opening email attachments.
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Never open an attachment that has a name ending with “.exe”, because these are computer programs that can infect your computer with a virus or some other malware.
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