Does spammed out malware attack exploit Mozilla Thunderbird ‘feature’?

Media reports claim that computers are being infected even if you DON’T open the attached files.

But we’re seeing something different.

FDIC malware attack targets businesses

A spammed out email claims to be a notification from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) about your bank.

But don’t open the attachment! It contains malware designed to infect your Windows computer.

FDIC notification malware attack spammed out

Received an email claiming to be a notification the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)?

Beware a malicious spammed-out attack designed to infect Windows computers.

Spammer’s blunder leads to widespread split personality malware attack

Malware can’t decide if it’s pretending to come from FDIC or UPS.

Just make sure you don’t open the malicious attachment named FDIC_Document.zip.