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Aug 29, 2007

Beware free l(a)unches

Skimming through my inbox and spam box today, I've seen a few phisher emails like the following example:

Phisher example

The emails vary slightly in the names of the "beta software" (e.g. Investment Developer, Cooking Helper, Home Reno Planner etc.) and of course the senders and subject lines vary.

They all seem to point to an executable file at a numeric IP address, which is most likely another Trojan dropper.

This looks to me like another generation of the STORM worm.