Intuit themed ‘QuickBooks Update: Urgent’ emails lead to Black Hole exploit kit « Webroot Threat Blog

 

It didn’t take long before the cybercriminals behind the recently profiled ‘Intuit Marketplace’ themed campaign resume impersonating Intuit, with a newly launched round consisting of millions of Intuit themed emails.

The theme this time? Convincing users that in order to access QuickBooks they would have to install the non-existent Intuit Security Tool. In reality though, clicking on the links points to a Black Hole exploit kit landing URL that ultimately drops malware on the affected hosts.

More details at the Webroot Threat Blog.Intuit

 

http://blog.webroot.com/2012/09/05/intuit-themed-quickbooks-update-urgent-emails-lead-to-black-hole-exploit-kit/

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