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Friday, 27 April 2012

LinkedIn spam / and

Another LinkedIn spam leading to malware, this time on and

Date:      Fri, 27 Apr 2012 16:19:17 +0800
From:      "LinkedIn reminder" [reminder@linkedin.com]
Subject:      LInkedin pending messages


Invitation reminders:
• From Scott Burwell (Colleague at Nortel)


• There are a total of 50 messages awaiting your response. Visit your InBox now.

Don't want to receive email notifications? Adjust your message settings.

LinkedIn values your privacy. At no time has LinkedIn made your email address available to any other LinkedIn user without your permission. © 2010, LinkedIn Corporation.
The malicious payload is on (report here) hosted by Linode in the US. There is a subsequent download attempted from which appears to be a legitimate hacked server belonging to cheekyshare.com.

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