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In passing, I recalled talking to my neighbor where I mentioned working in the area of information security. His next question quickly came out- “Why do these scammers want my information?” The more I’m asked this question, the more apparent it becomes that user information is highly valuable.Would it be surprising to know that it […]

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From the WeAreSpammers blog: This looks like a fake get-rich-quick scam email which is actually intended to distribute malware. Originating IP is 5.39.101.233 (OVH, Germany). Spamvertised domains are 8mailer.com on 5.39.101.225 (OVH, Germany) and promotesmetasearch.net on 46.249.38.27 (Serverius Holding, Netherlands). This last one is kind of interesting, because a) it’s all in French and b) […]

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Three new domains offering fake jobs, targeting US, UK and Canadian victims:ca-jobcareer.comuk-jobcareer.comusa-jobcareer.comThe “jobs” on offer are typically money laundering and other illegal activities, and form part of this long running scam. The emails may appear to have been sent from your own account (here’s why).The domains were registered two days ago to “Alexey Kernel” in […]

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