JP Morgan Malware Scam
This is a CTAS notification alert from CCR Technology Partners.
CCR’s Security team has received reports of spam emails claiming to originate from JP Morgan’s secure messaging system, and requested targeted users to check an attached file, that may be called securemessage.chm, for account documents regarding an online account. In actuality, these attachments are carrying malware that is includes, but is not limited to, CryptoWall 3.0, which in particular will encrypt all data that it has access to, and will not decrypt without payment of ransom.
CCR advises that these emails be deleted immediately without opening.
The CCR CTAS Notification System was created to keep you informed of possible threats to your corporate network environment.
Call the CCR Helpdesk at (317) 842-1754 or visit www.GoCCR.com if you need further information or believe you may have been affected by this malware.
CCR Data Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, April 28, 2015 1700 hrs