BBB Scam Changes Social Engineering Ploy

June 15th, 2007

Since we first wrote about the BBB phishing emails, we’ve seen variants change from forging BBB complaint letters to false IRS criminal investigation notices to FTC investigation notices. We’re now seeing messages from the same phishing group posing as “Proforma” invoices, now being sent with a Word document attachment (actually MS Word this time, not RTF doc files as in the other BBB/IRS phishing scheme).

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