[technology taskforce] Skype Virus: Need for an Advisory

Sébastien Bachollet sebastien at bachollet.com
Sat Oct 29 17:05:08 UTC 2016

Hello all,
Good idea.
Yes I did received this link from the Skype account of Maureen.
It will be useful to explain how to avoid it and maybe also what to do if it
is to late and you already click on the link?
All the best

Sébastien Bachollet
+33 6 07 66 89 33
Blog: http://sebastien.bachollet.fr/
Mail: Sébastien Bachollet <sebastien at bachollet.com>

De :  <ttf-bounces at atlarge-lists.icann.org> on behalf of Satish Babu
<sbabu at ieee.org>
Date :  samedi 29 octobre 2016 17:03
À :  Dev Anand Teelucksingh <admin at ttcsweb.org>
Cc :  "ttf at atlarge-lists.icann.org" <ttf at atlarge-lists.icann.org>
Objet :  [technology taskforce]  Skype Virus: Need for an Advisory

> Dear Dev and friends
> I had a request from Maureen on a Skype-based malware that sent a spam link to
> her entire contact list...a very embarrassing situation...
> It appears to be the one referred to here:
> https://blog.malwarebytes.com/cybercrime/2015/09/steer-clear-of-this-skype-spa
> m/
> The actual spam message sent by the malware is as follows (with the
> recipient's name in the end):
> http://www.baidu.com/link?url=re04XeZ54BcvMs5I6_h3T8T9xfWdghVSpFxRxyoq3zW#jqyb
> yqoc=pentaceros
> Would it be possible for TTF (once the Hyderabad rush is over), to send out an
> Advisory for At-Large on how to avoid this malware ?
> satish
> _______________________________________________ ttf mailing list
> ttf at atlarge-lists.icann.org https://mm.icann.org/mailman/listinfo/ttf

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/ttf/attachments/20161029/d49238f3/attachment.html>

More information about the ttf mailing list