Malware : This is a general term for a virus. This is an important word to know as some people may not refer to it as a virus or infection. The over all task of any malware is to gain unauthorised access to your machine via downloading malicious software.
If you are unsure and require help. Please give us a call. It is better to be safe than sorry. Malware can cause irreversible damage to your machine and if spread, it can shut down your business.
How do you know it is a scam?
Here are some pictures showing you what happens. Of course, we didn’t click on the link and so we don’t know the exact scam this person was attempting to pull. But after scanning the link in the email out of curiosity, we realized it truly was a malicious link. There are other detailed cases of this happening.