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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Fake Abcam malware campaign

on November 24, 2015 | by Jonathan French | abcam, Digital Degenerate, malware, xls

Abcam is a company that produces and distributes research-grade antibodies and associated products. A seemingly unlikely target company to spoof for a malware campaign, but it's been done now. We see fake emails about court dates, jury summons, missing packages, etc all the time. One thing many of t ... read more

Federal Reserve Malware Campaign

on November 24, 2015 | by Jonathan French | Digital Degenerate, macro, malware, remote, Virus, xls

We have a large malware campaign going on at the moment claiming to be messages from the Federal Reserve saying restrictions are going in place on federal wire and ACH online transactions. It hopefully strikes most people that it would be pretty out of place to receive an email from the Federal Rese ... read more