FDIC email with attached trojan masked as PDF file


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new trojan distribution campaign by email with the subjects like: Fw: Security update for banking accounts FW: Banking security update The email is send from the spoofed address and has the following body: Dear clients, Your Wire and ACH transactions have been temporarily suspended. Please open the attached … Continue reading FDIC email with attached trojan masked as PDF file

Google AdWords phishing campaign


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new phishing campaign with the subject "Account has stopped running" and comes from the spoofed email address "Google Adword <adwords-noreply@google.com>". This campaign targets AdWords users. The recipient is informed that his Adwords campaigns stopped running as of this morning Monday, September 26, 2011. This is the full content: … Continue reading Google AdWords phishing campaign

Deutsche Post email with attached ZIP file Postetikett contains trojan


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new trojan distribution campaign by email with the subject “Deutsche Post. Sie mussen eine Postsendung abholen″. This seems to be a variant to the DHL and UPS delivery issues but now presented in the German language with Deutsche Post as carrier. The email is send from the spoofed … Continue reading Deutsche Post email with attached ZIP file Postetikett contains trojan

Emails “Sent via Google Maps” is a redirect to the Canadian Pharmacy


MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, intercepted some spam messages with subjects like: Sent via Google Maps: Brett Lepper sent you: A Maps link Sent via Google Maps: Brenna Eber sent you: A Maps link Sent via Google Maps: Theodora Cavitt sent you: A Maps link ... The subjects start with 'Sent via Google Maps:' and end with … Continue reading Emails “Sent via Google Maps” is a redirect to the Canadian Pharmacy