Denying a Mal/ExpJS-AA E-mail the Opportunity to Harm Your PC
Recent Mal/ExpJS-AA attacks can be identified as fake e-mail messages that pose as changelog updates (a record of changes made to a project over one or multiple updates; for example, patch notes for software). Mal/ExpJS-AA spam is, so far, limited to brief and unconvincing messages such as the example below, although other variants may also be used in the future:
Subject: Re: Your Changelog
as promised chnglog attached (Open with Internet Explorer)
Threats to Watch for in a Redirect That Lands You in a Mal/ExpJS-AA Trap
If you do make the miscalculation of trusting the above e-mail message's attachment (which may be detected by the name Mal/Iframe-W, your browser will be redirected to a malicious site along with the following message:
You are redirecting
Loading... Wait please...
Mal/ExpJS-AA and a second PC threat, the Trojan Troj/PDFEx-ET, will proceed to attack your PC and should be removed with suitable anti-malware programs. Afterwards, they may install other malicious software, steal personal information or attack your computer’s security features. Symptoms of these PC threats, including Mal/ExpJS-AA, are not considered to be very visible, and SpywareRemove.com malware experts caution that warnings from appropriate anti-malware products may be your only clue to the presence of Mal/ExpJS-AA or its Trojan companion.
Use SpyHunter to Detect and Remove PC Threats
If you are concerned that malware or PC threats similar to Mal/ExpJS-AA may have infected your computer, we recommend you start an in-depth system scan with SpyHunter. SpyHunter is an advanced malware protection and remediation application that offers subscribers a comprehensive method for protecting PCs from malware, in addition to providing one-on-one technical support service.
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