DocuSign Fake Email

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This is a pretty bad fake, but it must still work. I don’t know the from address. I don’t use DocuSign. DocuSign has various extra characters in the name. The site that the link goes to is a hacked site. It redirects to a credentials phishing site. This phishing page is actually of a high Read More

DropBox Fake Email PDF

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This one is a bit different. Received the above email from a friend. Initial suspicion is that he would send a “confidential document”, much less something via dropbox. The “dropbox” email had an attached pdf, which again, is not normal. Using our protected computers, we opened the pdf. So the next suspicion should be, why Read More

Docusign Fake email

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It was bound to happen. Now fake emails that appear to be from Docusign are in the wild. If you use Docusign, you know who you are. You know how it works and need to be familiar with how it looks. Only click on Docusign emails when you actually expect one. Be smart and when Read More

Scam Craigslist Car Sales Ads

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I’ve been paying attention to craigslist lately. I’ve been helping a child of mine look for a new car. One thing I noticed is there are quite a few fake ads. The standard cliche holds here: if it looks too good to be true, it probably is. Now, I’m not sure what these people are Read More

MetLife Fake Email

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Fake email “from” MetLife. Looks real enough, sure. Hold your mouse over the button and you’ll see this isn’t taking you to MetLife.com but some site containing malware, ransomware or phishing forms. Watch our for the fake emails folks.

That’s No PDF!

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We are seeing a slight uptick in both fake Word documents and fake PDFs. Notice in this email the following: From is someone I don’t know subject line mentions PDF attachment link is to a strange website These things should make you run. Though, this is not a malicious code loader, it is a phishing Read More

Myspace? Really?

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It has been a while since I’ve seen anything MySpace related…well, there is that opening roll on Silicon Valley…but beyond that. So to receive this recently made me chuckle. So an email from nobody I know, purporting to be something important. The text attachment is this: This email (myspace@XYZ.net) was used as the addressee of Read More