AppRiver Update

Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

We're Sorry For Your Loss

on January 21, 2014 | by Fred Touchette | AppRiver, Asprox, Digital Degenerate, eubank funeral home, malware, securetide

Today we're seeing another malicious offering from the Asprox botnet, a botnet that has come roaring back to life as of late. Asprox had not been known for being quite this tenacious in the past, that is until the author of the formerly most widely used exploit toolkit, Blackhole, was arrested back ... read more

Fake delivery emails lead to malware

on January 07, 2014 | by Jonathan French | Asprox, best buy, botnet, costco, Digital Degenerate, infection, malware, walmart

We have been seeing an ongoing malware campaign claiming to be package delivery emails from places like Walmart, BestBuy, and Costco. The emails say a delivery was missed and contain a link to a form to fill out. The link actually leads to an external compromised site containing a malware zip downlo ... read more

You Are Invited!

on November 19, 2013 | by Fred Touchette | AppRiver, Asprox, Digital Degenerate, IP Geolocation, malware, mobile malware, securetide, What's my App, white wedding

For a slight change of pace the botnet that has been delivering the "What's My App" multi-platform malware we wrote about here has been delivering a smaller differently themed campaign to coincide with the masses of the aformentioned. read more