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FBI officials become spam targets

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August 9, 2011
Cyber Security, FedCyber Wire
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via Help Net Security

Various government agencies and high ranking government officials have been the target of previous spam attacks. In their attempts to lure victims, criminals continue to explore new avenues to obtain their goal.

A new version of the spam e-mail uses the names of FBI officials along with the names of specific units within the FBI. The e-mail alerts the recipient that two “Trunk Boxes” containing a large sum of money were intercepted at an international airport.

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