Tag: email

Beware of Targeted E-Toll and AusPost Malware Emails

These scam emails use the same ‘View in OneDrive’ hook to entice email users to download malware onto their computer: Don’t click on the ‘View in OneDrive’ link—it will take you to a web page where you will be advised to download a file that may install malware onto your computer. (At the time of […]

Multifaceted Email Ransomware Campaign Currently Underway

What is ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that makes your computer or its files unusable unless you pay a fee. Recent Campaigns The first method uses a fake email that claims to be from eBay, with a common subject line ‘Your invoice for eBay purchases (098871971234567#)’. The ‘click’ link leads to […]

Spam Scare Campaign Targeting Email Addresses

Email spam and phishing is evaluated to cost industry more than $1 billion every year, and cybercriminals are ending up being more advanced in the campaigns they execute to extract classified information or passwords from unsuspecting Internet users. A spam scare campaign is focusing email addresses, in which the attacker claims to have embedded a […]