Virus Emails - "New Mobile, Renewed Mobile and The Latest Mobile Banking App"
July 30, 2015
The email messages below, which claim that the recipients should click the link within them to install a new, renewed or the latest mobile banking app, are fakes and are malicious. The emails were sent by cyber-criminals with a malicious attachment, who are attempting to infect the recipients computers with malicious computer program called a Trojan horse. Remember, never open an attached .ZIP or .RAR files unless you are expecting the file. This is because cyber-criminals are continuously sending out fake email messages with malicious attachments that will infect their victims' computers with a Trojan horse.
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Once infected, the Trojan horse will allow cyber-criminals to remotely gain access to the victims' computers from anywhere around the world without their knowledge. This will allow the cyber-criminals to spy on them, steal their user names, passwords, personal and financial information, which will be used to steal their money or identity.
The victims of the fake email messages are advised to do a full scan of their computers with the anti-virus software installed on them.
The Fake and Malicious Email Messages.
Subject: New mobile banking app
Attachment: id424325583application _brochure.doc.zip
We would like to introduce you renewed mobile banking application for our bank patrons. Our mobile banking services help you to enter your bank account securely any place you wish.
A quick and clear registry is all you need to start using mobile banking options. With mobile banking, you can implement most of all financial actions. Our app is simple to use and extremely safe.
To know more about application details and work, please check the affixed document.
Download link is also included.
Subject: Renewed mobile banking application
Attachment: id478744396app _guide.doc.zip
We are glad to present you renewed mobile banking app for our bank clients. Our mobile banking services help you to enter your bank account safely anywhere you want. A fast and clear registration is all you need to begin using mobile banking options. With mobile banking, you can realize almost all bank acts. Our application is clear to use and extremely safe.
To know more about application details and functioning, kindly view the attached information. Link to download it is also included.
Subject: The latest mobile banking application
Attachment: id208734305application _features.doc.zip
We want to introduce you renewed mobile banking app for our bank clients. Our mobile banking services help you to access your bank account securely any place you wish. A quick and toiless registry is all you need to start using mobile banking options. With mobile banking, you can realize almost all bank operations. Our app is clear to use and highly secure.
To learn more about application features and work, kindly read the affixed booklet.
Download link is also included.
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