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CryptoWall 3.0 delivered in campaign started more than a week ago

2015/06/11

Softpedia - (International) Security researchers from Cisco's TALOS discovered an active malicious email campaign purporting to be regarding possible employment including hypertext markup language (HTML) attachments that redirect users to Google Drive accounts hosting the CryptoWall ransomware. [ed.: Ransomware and other destructive malware is a growing problem; read our blog series here. Recommendations for concerned customers include Application Whitelisting.]

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/CryptoWall-3-0-Delivered-In-Campaign-Started-More-Than-A-Week-Ago-484046.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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