Scum Debt Relief Spammers from China via Live Spaces

I decided to have a small investigation on (some!) of today’s spam…  I noticed a lot of similarities in my Mailwasher Pro output: Forged/spoofed “from” address “Debt free” or “get out of debt” or some permutation thereof in the subject field ALL have a non-obfuscated ~spaces.live.com web address as the link 2 line body: e.g.… Continue reading Scum Debt Relief Spammers from China via Live Spaces

Email Spam Trojans Hiding on Websites as MSNBC Breaking News Items

For the past few weeks I suppose everyone has had a bit of email spam with this in the “From” and “Subject”: msnbc.com: BREAKING NEWS: There then follows a sucker headline which is obviously pants.  They all have a spoofed link for https://www.msnbc.com/msn which points to somewhere else, quite often a html document on the… Continue reading Email Spam Trojans Hiding on Websites as MSNBC Breaking News Items