Friday, April 17, 2009

Hallmark Greeting card Virus

Hallmark Greeting Card Virus

If you have received an email advising a friend has sent you a hall mark greeting card, beware. The link will take you to a site to download a program called "veryfunny.jpg.exe" from a site at The attachment spawns a nasty malware from the "i love you" virus that was so prominent a few years back.

The email itself is pasted below for your review.

Hallmark E-Cards Logo

A Friend has sent you a Hallmark E-Card.

If you recognize this name, click the link to see your E-Card. <<

If this name is not familiar to you and you're concerned about online security, please use the following steps:
  1. Visit <

  2. Enter your e-mail address in the Original Recipient.s E-Mail Address box.
  3. Enter EG0694262772475 in the Confirmation Number box.
  4. Click Display Greeting.