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Thursday 2 February 2012

NACHA Spam / hakkabout.com and kansamentos.com

More NACHA spam with a malicious payload..

Date:      Thu, 1 Feb 2012 13:05:58 +0100
From:      risk@nacha.org
Subject:      Rejected ACH payment

The ACH transfer (ID: 424339813641), recently sent from your bank account (by you or any other person), was canceled by the other financial institution.

Canceled transfer
Transaction ID:     424339813641
Reason for rejection     See details in the report below
Transaction Report     report_424339813641.doc (Microsoft Word Document)

13450 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 100

Herndon, VA 20171

2011 NACHA - The Electronic Payments Association

The link redirects through a couple of legitimate hacked sites and ends up on hakkabout.com/search.php?page=73a07bcb51f4be71 on (Linode, US). According to Wepawet, a subsequent download is attempted from kansamentos.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=192151 on  (Nuclear Fallout Enterprises, US). Blocking those two IPs is probably a good idea, although it isn't the first time that Linode or Nuclear Fallout Enterprises have hosted malware recently and it may not be the last.

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