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Friday, 4 May 2012

LinkedIn spam /

This fake LinkedIn spam leads to malware on

Date:      Fri, 4 May 2012 -04:52:32 -0800
From:      LinkedIn Password [password@linkedin.com]
Subject:      Reset Your LinkedIn Password


Hi hippy,

Can’t remember your LinkedIn password? No problem - it happens.

Please use this link to reset your password within the next 1 day:
Click here

Then sign in to LinkedIn with your new password and the email address where you received this message.

Thanks for using LinkedIn!
The malware is hosted on (Singlehop, US) which is a very heavily obfuscated exploit page with a not very impressive VirusTotal detection rate of 2/42. Blocking the IP is a good proactive step to stop this from being a problem.

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