Forged Paypal email with virus file attachment
is in circulation again ...
If you have received this email, please remember that it is very
common for these email scams to be redistributed at a later date with only slightly
different content or the same but with the fake page(s) hosted by a different
provider. Also, once you have received one of these hoaxes, it is also common
place to receive at least another one and usually a day or two after the first,
although not necessarily from the same apparent sender.
The Spoof Email ...
We regret to inform you that your account
is about to be expired in next five business days. To
avoid suspension of your account you have to reactivate it by providing us with
To update your personal profile and continue
using PayPal services you have to run the attached
application to this email. Just run it and follow the instructions.
IMPORTANT! If you ignore this alert,
your account will be suspended in next five business days and
you will not be able to use PayPal anymore.
Thank you for using PayPal.