Brazil Tax Fraud installing Keylogger

Websense® Security Labs™ has received reports of a fraudulent email which targets Brazilian tax payers. Users receive and email that claims to come from Receita, the Brazlian tax authority. The email informs users that they have either not completed or have submitted an incomplete tax declaration. The email requests that in order to correct the problem users must click on the included URL.

The website hosting the URL is a common site which is used to transfer files from one email account to another over the Web. The malicious code authors simply use this site to host their malicious code. Websense® - Security Labs Alert: Brazil Tax Fraud installing Crimeware Keylogger

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 10th March 2006 11:34PM