Entries by Tom Wilson

HMRC Phishing Scam

In the last few days, Nettitude’s threat intelligence platform has picked up a mass phishing campaign – involving the distribution over nearly two million individual emails – targeting HMRC customers. The attackers attempt to obtain personal details by directing the user to click a link in the e-mail, which then redirects them to a compromised […]

Pony malware two years later

Overview Two years after first gaining notoriety, the Pony Botnet remains very active. The malware is primarily targeted at the theft of user credentials from applications such as web browsers and email applications, for example, Outlook.  Pony is also capable of stealing a victim’s bitcoin wallet. A typical attack is executed through the use of […]