"Corresponding Invoice" Virus Email Message

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The email message below with the subject: "Corresponding Invoice," contains a malicious attachment disguised as a purchase order. The fake email message was sent by cybercriminals to trick potential victims into opening the malicious attachment, which will redirect them to malicious websites, in an effort to infect their computers with a virus, Trojan horse, spyware or some other malware. Therefore, recipients of the fake and malicious email message should delete it and should never attempt to open the malicious attachment. Recipients of unexpected compressed or "zip" files should never open them, because this is how cybercriminals are attempting to trick their potential victims into opening malicious attachments and infecting their computers with malware.

Corresponding Invoice Virus Email Message
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The Malicious “Corresponding Invoice” Email

Subject: Corresponding Invoice‏
From: Deanne Dudley Dudley.78@trans-shirt.com
Attachment: info_unpaid_137194.zip

Dear info:

Thank you for your email regarding your order of 21 June, and sorry for the delay in replying. I am writing to confirm receipt of your order, and to inform you that the item you requested will be delivered by 25 June at the latest. If you require more information regarding this order, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Also, our records show that we have not yet received payment for the previous order of 11 June, so I would be grateful if you could send payment as soon as possible. Please find attached the corresponding invoice.

If there is anything else you require, our company would be pleased to help. Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Yours sincerely
Deanne Dudley
Divisional Finance Director

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  • June 27, 2016 at 11:06 PM by an anonymous user from: Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

    Here is another malicious email:

    -start of email-

    "Dear:

    Thank you for your email regarding your order of 21 June, and sorry for the delay in replying. I am

    writing to confirm receipt of your order, and to inform you that the item you requested will be delivered

    by 25 June at the latest. If you require more information regarding this order, please do not hesitate to

    contact me.

    Also, our records show that we have not yet received payment for the previous order of 11 June,

    so I would be grateful if you could send payment as soon as possible. Please find attached the

    corresponding invoice.

    If there is anything else you require, our company would be pleased to help. Looking forward to

    hearing from you soon.

    Yours sincerely

    Latisha Hill

    Technical Manager - General Insurance"

  • June 27, 2016 at 11:05 PM by an anonymous user from: Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

    Thanks a lot. This email is exactly the same as I recieved.

  • June 23, 2016 at 12:56 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    - - -

    From: Genaro Decker (Decker.36042@static.vnpt.vn)

    Sent: Wed 6/22/16 11:55 PM

    Attachments: info_scanned_657794.zip (7.2 KB)

    Dear info,

    Our records show that we have not yet received payment for the previous order #A-657794

    Could you please send payment as soon as possible?

    Please find attached file for details.

    Yours sincerely

    Genaro Decker

    Chief Executive Officer

    - - -

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