“Special Ear” is a phishing scam named after a line of code found in the virus itself.  Researchers believe that it originates from China due to the Chinese characters that were also found in the code.

These hackers send a receipt attached to the email that is really a Trojan virus.  Once you open the attachment it downloads onto your computer,

What does the email look like?


What to do if you get the email:

Don’t open the attachment!  Be careful of any email that doesn’t come from a known source.

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