Posts Tagged ‘Spam’

‘Your files have been damaged’ Fake Email Lead to Canadian Pharmacy Stores

Several spoofed emails were spotted by Malwarebytes security researchers that are targeting cloud based system users. the first is a spam that notify victim that their image have been successfully uploaded to Box cloud servers but they are damaged. this will make the user click on the fake link to check his files. Obviously the [...]

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Spoofed NatWest Email spreading Banking Trojan

New spoofed email message for NatWest Bank have been spotted by security researchers. the email contains a link that download a malicious file on Dropbox a free cloud file storage service. This shows another way how cybercriminal are using innovating technologies to promote their malwares. Looking at the message it is similar to what customer [...]

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Heartbleed used for Spam message

Heartbleed vulnerability is one of the latest hot topics that are constantly updated on the infosec media. TrendMicro is alerting about a spam message that is using heartbled with a suspicious link claiming to be a CNN report related to the openssl vulnerability. The message includes the following: Hi I just want to let you know [...]

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Grand Theft Auto V Used by Scammers

Security researchers at TrendMicro alerting of new cyber attack that is using Rockstar Game (Grand Theft Auto V).  the game is still running on  special consoles while many users are expecting to have a new version that can used on standard Computers. Here cybercriminals  have prepared a spam message claims to provide the required version. Screenshot [...]

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Malware attack poses as airline ticketing scam

Holidays are coming and on this occasion Trendmicro is alerting of an increase in spams that are using airline information. Delta Airlines, British Airways, US Airways, and American Airlines information are spoofed by cybercriminal to trick more victim’s especially that this period people are traveling for visiting their families and friends. The spam message include [...]

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Voice E-mail Spam Leads to Blackhole and Zbot Malware

Security researchers at TrendMicro reported a new spamming campaign that is spreading the Blackhole Exploit Kit. The emails are attaching a zipped file that contains a downloader to install Zbot and take control of victim machines. Cyber criminal are combining the attack with a link that claims to be a voice message in the email [...]

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Fake Medical Lab Emails Lead to ZBOT

A medical laboratory result is the subject for another spamming campaign observed by Trend Micro. The fake email attaches a document file that exploits Microsoft office vulnerability MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE  (CVE-2012-0158). According to Trend Micro the spoofed message includes the following: “Hello, Further to our telephone conversation, please to details attached in response to your medical [...]

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