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PROFORMA INVOICE COPY Spam

We have developed TIPpers, which are incidents the ThreatConnect Research team flags for your awareness, so your organization can take decisive action.

TIPper: 856309256 PROFORMA INVOICE COPY Spam

This incident is associated with a spam email targeting Viewpost employee email accounts with a malicious executable attachment. The infrastructure was registered by an email address associated with a likely Nigerian scam actor.  This actor also registered a large number of typosquatting domains impersonating a number of potential targets. Please see the incident for a copy of the email as well as associated file hashes, command and control nodes, and Snort rules.

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