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  • WordPress sites compromised to redirect to Pirate Bay clone, exploit kit

    01.04.2015

    Malwarebytes researchers have spotted another malware delivery campaign that uses compromised WordPress sites to redirect users to a page hosting an exploit kit.

  • French, Italian users targeted with judicial-themed spam leading to malware

    01.04.2015

    Trend Micro researchers are warning about a clever and very well executed email spam campaign that has been targeting and continues to target French users with the goal of infecting their machine with backdoor malware, banking malware, and ransomware.

  • Fake "Urgent billing update" email leads to Virgin Media, Paypal phishing page

    31.03.2015

    Customers of UK-based telecom and ISP Virgin Media are being targeted with a clever spam campaign that is after their account information, but also PayPal account login details and payment card information.

  • "Free $20 Steam codes" offer leads to online surveys

    27.03.2015

    Users of Steam, Valve Corporation's popular gaming platform, are the targets of a new survey scam that dangles the opportunity to get $20 Steam codes for free in front of them, warns Malwarebytes' Chris Boyd.

  • Apple-themed "Your account has been limited" phishing emails doing rounds

    26.03.2015

    Apple users are once again targeted with phishing emails, warns Bitdefender, and the latest variant of the scheme is impersonating Apple Support claiming that their account has been "limited." The text of the email will likely raise suspicion with a lot of users, but unfortunately there are always those that will miss the double greeting, the unconventional capitalization of words, the purposeful push to make users act immediately, without thinking ("This link will expire three hours after this email was sent").




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