‘Vodafone Europe: Your Account Balance’ themed emails serve malware


By Dancho Danchev

Cybercriminals are currently spamvertising millions of emails, impersonating Vodafone Europe, in an attempt to trick their customers into executing the malicious file attachment found in the email.

More details:

Sample screenshot of the spamvertised email:

Detection rate: Vodafone_Account_Balance.pdf.exe – MD5: 8601ece8b0c79ec3d4396f07319bbff1 – detected by 36 out of 42 antivirus scanners as Trojan-Ransom.Win32.PornoAsset.xen; Worm:Win32/Gamarue.F

Webroot SecureAnywhere users are proactively protected from this threat.

You can find more about Dancho Danchev at his LinkedIn Profile. You can also follow him on  Twitter.

Join the Conversation

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s