Directory scam: Registration of the World Company Register 2011/2012


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, detected a new directory scam with the subject "World Company Register 2011/2012" from the company EU Business Services Ltd under the name "Europe Business Guide". In the past, MX Lab already warned about some directory scams and the malicious marketing techniques these companies handle. MX Lab wants to point out a few … Continue reading Directory scam: Registration of the World Company Register 2011/2012

iTunes abused in spam campaign that redirects users to online pharmacy


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a spam campaign that is abusing iTunes to redirect users to the online site of Pharmacy Express. The email messages comes from the address iTunes Store <do_not_reply@itunes.com> that is obviously spoofed. Also email headers are being spoofed as well: Received: from badger1402.apple.com (badger1402.apple.com [17.254.6.185]) by asmail.fitnet.biz with SMTP id 02903735943 … Continue reading iTunes abused in spam campaign that redirects users to online pharmacy

Emails with subject “So now you’re on LinkedIn: What’s next?″ lead to malware


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new trojan distribution campaign by email with the subject "So now you're on LinkedIn: What's next?". This campaign is a follow up of the the LinkedIn Messages, 9/30/2010 campaign that we reported yesterday. The malware is not changed in any way. The email is send from the spoofed address … Continue reading Emails with subject “So now you’re on LinkedIn: What’s next?″ lead to malware