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Forged Best Buy Emails Distribute Malware

on December 04, 2014 | by Troy Gill | best buy, Digital Degenerate, malware, trojan, Uncategorized, Virus

Fake Best Buy purchase confirmations attempting to spread malware have been circulating for the past week. These messages are simple. They appear with “Best Buy” in the [from] field and they inform the recipient that an order has been placed with Best Buy which needs to be confirmed for pick up. The ... 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