Archives for January 2012

The mystery of Duqu

Duqu is a sophisticated Trojan which seems to have been written by the same people who created the infamous Stuxnet worm. Its main purpose is to act as a backdoor into the system and facilitate the theft of private information. This is the main difference when compared to Stuxnet, which was created to conduct industrial […]

Your ACH transaction

NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association has received reports that individuals and/or companies have received a fraudulent e-mail that has the appearance of having been sent from NACHA. See sample below. The ACH transfer (ID: 2929266749726), recently sent from your bank account (by you or any other person), was canceled by the Electronic Payments Association. […]

American Airlines manager.id85359

Here we go, I got my FREE airline ticket in my email today and look, they would like me to open a zip file and click on the ticket.exe file. We all know by now never open a zip file or run a program from inside of a zip file unless you know who sent […]