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Spam and phishing in Q2 2017

Spam: quarterly highlights Delivery service Trojans At the start of Q2 2017, we registered a wave of malicious mailings imitating notifications from well-known delivery services. Trojan downloaders were sent out in ZIP archives, and after being launched they downloaded other malware – Backdoor.Win32.Androm and Trojan.Win32.Kovter. The usual trick of present
Publish At:2017-08-22 09:10 | Read:427 | Comments:0 | Tags:Featured Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malware Descr

Spam and phishing in Q1 2017

Spam: quarterly highlights Spam from the Necurs botnet We wrote earlier about a sharp increase in the amount of spam with malicious attachments, mainly Trojan encryptors. Most of that spam was coming from the Necurs botnet, which is currently considered the world’s largest spam botnet. However, in late December 2016, the network’s activity almost
Publish At:2017-05-02 05:05 | Read:927 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Featured Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malw

Spam and phishing in Q3 2016

 Download the full report (PDF) Spam: quarterly highlights Malicious spam Throughout 2016 we have registered a huge amount of spam with malicious attachments; in the third quarter, this figure once again increased significantly. According to KSN data, in Q3 2016 the number of email antivirus detections totaled 73,066,751. Most malicious attachments cont
Publish At:2016-11-12 08:35 | Read:1195 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Featured Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malw

Spam and phishing in Q1 2016

Spam: features of the quarter Trending: dramatic increase in volume of malicious spam The first quarter of 2016 saw a dramatic increase in the number of unsolicited emails containing malicious attachments. Over the last two years the number of email antivirus detections on computers with a Kaspersky Lab product installed fluctuated between 3 and 6 million. A
Publish At:2016-05-12 13:25 | Read:1948 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Featured Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malw

Spam and phishing in Q3 2015

 Download PDF version Spam: features of the quarter Online dating The dating theme is typical for spam emails, but in the third quarter of 2015 we couldn’t help but notice the sheer variety appearing in these types of mailings. We came across some rather interesting attempts to deceive recipients and to bypass filters, as well as new types of spam
Publish At:2015-11-13 15:05 | Read:2148 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malware Malwa

Spam and phishing in Q2 2015

 Download PDF version Spam: features of the quarter “Noising” domains We have already analyzed the situation with regard to the considerable increase in the number of new domain zones as well as mass generation of spammer domains in these zones, specifically those designed to send out illegitimate mass mailings. The further analysis of spam
Publish At:2015-08-13 09:25 | Read:6316 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malware Malwa

Spam and Phishing in the First Quarter of 2015

Spam: features of the quarter New domain zones In January 2014 the New gTLD program of registration for new generic top-level domains designated for certain types of communities and organizations was launched. The main advantage of this program is the opportunity for organizations to choose a domain zone that is clearly consistent with their activities a
Publish At:2015-05-13 20:05 | Read:2673 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Quarterly Spam Reports Malicious spam Malware Malwa

Spam and Phishing in the Q3 of 2014

Spam: features of the quarter Appearance of the iPhone 6 In September there was a significant event in the IT industry - the iPhone 6 smartphone was presented to the public and put on sale. Not surprisingly, this was big news in the cybercriminal and spamming community as well and throughout the quarter we saw a sharp increase in spam about the famous brand.
Publish At:2014-11-27 11:10 | Read:2680 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Quarterly Spam Reports Phishing Spam Letters Spam S

Spam and phishing in Q2 2014

 PDF Version Spam: quarterly highlights Spam and legislation On 1 July, new anti-spam legislation (CASL) came into effect in Canada. The new law covers commercial communications including email, messages on social networks and instant messaging services as well as SMS. Now, before a company starts sending emails, it must get the recipients' consen
Publish At:2014-08-12 14:40 | Read:1880 | Comments:0 | Tags:Analysis Quarterly Spam Reports Phishing Spam Statistics Spa

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