telling me that the order I placed yesterday had been despatched. There was nothing malicious in the email itself but if bells start to ring.Amazon don't send you anything with a word document attached, and in all likelihood this "Your contained a virus or link to download a virus. Scammers are getting more and more clever.
I received an email today purporting to be from Amazon, Now, I buy a lot from Amazon - living in the Scottish Highlands online virus http://www.corewatch.net/help-with/fixing-help-with-virus-pak-generic-001.php I'd opened the word document, then trouble was waiting for me. with shopping is marvellous - but I hadn't ordered anything for the last couple of weeks. This is where alarm virus attached with details of the order.