There's a fairly large malware spam run going on in Germany.
The emails claim to be from GEZ, the local TV permit authority. The mail contains a bill for 445,99e for unpaid TV watching licenses.
The attachment, of course, is an executable: RechnungGEZ.pdf.exe. We now detect this as Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Small.efe.
Read more: http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/
Starting today, the Post-Gazette plans to highlight every week a popular but fraudulent e-mail that's in circulation.
This week's featured Scam of the Week: Avoid Bank of America e-mails seeking info