Thursday, 25 July 2013

CNN "77 dead after train derails" spam / evocarr.net

This spam mismatches two topics, a train crash in Spain and the birth of a royal baby in the UK, but it leads to malware on evocarr.net:


Date:      Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:19:44 +0800 [08:19:44 EDT]
From:      77 dead after train derails [BreakingNews@mail.cnn.com>]
Subject:      "Perfect gift for royal baby ... a tree?" -  BreakingNews CNN


77 dead after train derails, splits apart in Spain
By Al Goodman, Elwyn Lopez, Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN July 25, 2013 -- Updated 0939 GMT (1739 HKT)
iReporter: 'It was a horrific scene'
STORY HIGHLIGHTS

    NEW: Train driver told police he entered the bend too fast, public broadcaster reports
    NEW: Regional governor declares 7 days of mourning for the victims, broadcaster says
    Witness: "The train was broken in half. ... It was quite shocking"
    77 people are dead, more bodies may be found, regional judicial official says

Madrid (CNN) -- An express train derailed as it hurtled around a curve in northwestern Spain on Wednesday, killing at least 77 people and injuring more than 100, officials said.� Full Story >>>>

The link in the email goes to a legitimate hacked site which tries to load one or more of the following scripts:

[donotclick]church.main.jp/psychosomatics/rayon.js
[donotclick]video.whatsonstage.com/overstocking/ownership.js
[donotclick]www.fewo-am-speckbusch.de/referees/metacarpals.js

From there the victim is sent to a landing page at [donotclick]evocarr.net/topic/accidentally-results-stay.php hosted on 69.163.34.49 (Directspace LLC, US). The following hijacked GoDaddy domains are on the same IP and can be considered suspect:
evocarr.net
serapius.com
leacomunica.net
mindordny.org
rdinteractiva.com
yanosetratasolodeti.org

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