Trickbot via Fake HMRC Important : Outstanding Amount – You Owe £11,612.91

This example is today’s latest spoof or imitation of a well-known company, bank or public authority delivering Trickbot banking Trojan. The email saying you owe £11,612.91 with the subject of “Important : Outstanding Amount” pretends to come from HMRC but actually comes from “[email protected]” which is a look-a-like,  typo-squatted or other domain that can easily be misidentified, mistaken or confused with the genuine site. These have a malicious office file attachment, today they are using macro enabled XLS excel spreadsheets. HMRC has not been hacked or had their email or other servers compromised. They are not sending the emails to … Continue reading →

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