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Twitter Spam Message Leads to Phishing

11
Sep
2014

A phishing campaign run on Twitter tries to dupe users into landing onto a phishing page that’s after the credentials for the microblogging service.

It appears that bots or compromised Twitter accounts are being leveraged to deliver spam text to Twitter users, with a Tumblr link that directs to a phishing location. 

According to Christopher Boyd from Malwarebytes, the campaign was highly active at times, with more than 200 messages being sent in ten minutes; the attack was recorded to be car…

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