Rapid ransomware spoofs IRS

Bleeping Computer, 12th February 2018: Rapid Ransomware Being Spread Using Fake IRS Malspam

“A new variant of Rapid Ransomware is currently being distributed using malspam that pretends to be from the Internal Revenue Service. First¬†detected by Derek Knight, this campaign is a mixup of countries with the IRS being a U.S. entity, the send being a UK email address, and the spam attachment being in German.”

Much more information in Lawrence Abrams’ article.

David Harley

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