(Or spam that is not so NICE!)
This morning, I received (in my personal mailbox), a different and disturbing form of spam (see below).
This one purports to come from NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence) ;includes a cancer scare and the request to open an attachment. Two aspects at least were dead give-aways to me and would be to other knowledgeable people. Namely NICE don’t deal with individual patients and the email started “Dear <full email address>” as opposed to Dear Mr <surname. BUT an average member of the public might be taken in and troubled by the message content.
At least the virus in the attachment was spotted by AVG.