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Royal Mail malware attack distributed via email

Royal Mail malware attack distributed via email

Beware emails claiming to come from the Royal Mail.

Cybercriminals have launched an attack via email, aiming to infect unwary internet users with a backdoor Trojan horse.

Outbreak: USPS or Royal Mail package email delivers malware attack

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SophosLabs has seen a widely spammed-out malware campaign today, designed to trick unsuspecting computer users into infecting their computers with a Trojan horse.

That package at the Royal Mail office? It's malware

That package at the Royal Mail office? It's malware

Cybercriminals have spammed out malware, posing as an email from the Royal Mail.

The emails, which claim that a package has been returned to the Royal Mail office, contain a Trojan horse designed to infect your computer.

Postal-themed PDF Spam

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The Bredo malware-spammers are back, and they've been reading about how to run executable files from a PDF using /Launch, a trick we'd already started to see used by malware. This latest spam campaign uses this technique (it's not really Read more…