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Possibly 350K ransomware infections, $70K earned, in Dropbox phishing scheme

2014/06/09

SC Magazine - (International) Researchers with PhishMe found that an ongoing phishing campaign utilizing links to Dropbox may have infected almost 350,000 systems with the Cryptowall ransomware, bringing in over $70,000 in Bitcoins of ransom for the attackers.

Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/possibly-350k-ransomware-infections-70k-earned-in-dropbox-phishing-scheme/article/353559/

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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