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Wednesday 19 August 2015

Malware spam: "SHIPMENT NOTICE" / "serviceuk@safilo.com"

This fake financial spam does not come from Safilo UK Ltd but is instead a simple forgery with a malicious attachment:

From     serviceuk@safilo.com
Date     Wed, 19 Aug 2015 17:47:46 +0700

Dear Customer,

 please be informed that on Aug 19, 2015 we sent you the following items:

1    pieces from order 1I5005729
1    pieces from order 1I5005841


To find out all details concerning your orders and shipments open the file here attached
or go to the Order status page of the site.

Safilo UK Ltd.
Attached is a file ship20150817.zip which in turn contains a malicious executable ship20150817.exe which has a detection rate of 4/56. According to these automated analysis tools [1] [2] the malware attempts to phone home to:


.SU (Soviet Union) domains are bad news in general, if you can I would recommend blocking traffic to all of them. This domain is hosted on the following IPs: (Zenon N.S.P., Russia) (Bashrtcomm LIR, Russia) (Bashrtcomm LIR, Russia)

You might want to consider blocking:

This though is the recommended minimum blocklist:

I am not entirely certain of the payload as the download locations seem to be unreliable.


Unknown said...

Where you have been ? Long time no updates ? lol

Conrad Longmore said...

The sunny Republic of Ireland :)

Unknown said...


Thank you for stunning updates. You are the Boss :-)