Devious Spamhaus Phishing Scam Warns You’re on an Email Block List

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A new phishing campaign distributing malware pretends to be from the Spamhaus Project warning that the recipient’s email address has been added to a spam block list due to sending unsolicited email. Spamhaus Project is an organization that creates spam block lists that mail servers can utilize to block known spammers from sending emails to recipients in… Read more »

Massive email fraud bust snares 281 suspects

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Operation reWired – a globe-spanning, four-month-long crackdown on email fraud involving law enforcement agencies in 10 countries – has resulted in the arrest of 281 people suspected of running BEC (business email compromise) scams. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday announced that the operation, which kicked off in May 2019, led to the seizure of… Read more »