We reported on a similar version of this scam back in November 2011. This new variant comes with a twist; you are prompted to act quickly or run the risk of being charged a fee for each day the package goes unclaimed. Do not fall for this trick. Do not download or attempt to open the attachment. An official alert about this type of malware attack has been posted by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service here.
Subject: You should come to the post office
File attached: ”Label_Parcel_USPS_13-114“
Your parcel can’t be delivered by courier service.
Reason deny:An error at the delivery address.
STATUS: sort order
SERVICE: Standard Shipping
Label is enclosed to the letter.
Print a label and show it at your post office.
An additional information
If the parcel isnâ€™t received within 30 working days our company will have the right to claim compensation from you for it’s keeping in the amount of $7.56 for each day of keeping.
You can find the information about the procedure and conditions of parcels keeping in the nearest office.
Thank you for using our services.
USPS Customer Services.