Spam and Malware: We are processing your PC WORLD order (PCW1521248708)
This is the latest spam batch that’s hitting UK mailboxes. This time it claims to come from PC World and as usual contains a malicious document.
Do not open attachments if you are not expecting emails from those organisations!!
Subject: We are processing your PC WORLD order (PCW1521248708)
If we run that document through Virus Total we get a detection rate of 3 out of 55
Code page is Cyrillic which signals Russia to me but the master behind it could be anyone.
Other financial malware spam you might get this week:
From: Leta Newton NewtonLeta3313@welbi.ru
Subject Invoice No 39830 from CHEVRON ALARMS LTD A/C LA 15B3F598
Andrew Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
E-Service (Europe) Ltd Invoice No: 10013405
Summer Medina <MedinaSummer2493@valleyconcepts.com>
Invoice from DSV 34DADB11 , ARIA (U K) LTD, 03292437, Customer ref: ALEX MUNRO, SE/GB
Only 3 antivirus companies detect something malicious inside that document at the moment.
None of the major companies recognise the document as being malicious but that doesn’t mean you should open it.