the "Government of Jamaica Jury Selection" Virus Email Messages

The e-mail message below is a sample of the many malicious e-mails being circulated on the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) systems claiming the recipients have been selected for jury duty. If you see e-mail messages like the sample below, please delete them immediately, even if they appear as if they came from legitimate e-mail addresses. Please DO NOT Forward the malicious e-mail messages, Reply to them, or click on the link or attachment in them. When in doubt about an e-mail message please call the sender to verify that they did in fact send it. This might seem bothersome, but it could prevent your computer from getting infected with a virus or malware that could delete or steal your files, or even make your files unreadable by encrypting them.

the Government of Jamaica Jury Selection Virus Email Messages

The “Government of Jamaica Jury Selection” Virus Email Message

From: Carlene Green Carlene@gov.jm
Date: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 2:33 AM
Subject: Jury Selection

Government of Jamaica

Dear Recipient,

If you have identified your name in the document below. Please keep in mind that you will receive a call from the government of Jamaica shortly. To fill a jury position, once contacted please keep all correspondence private.

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  • January 5, 2017 at 1:42 PM by an anonymous user from: Kingston, Jamaica

    Thanks for the warning. I received an email with the exact message. Thank God I did not open it as it seemed suspicious.

    With thanks.

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