Category: Protection

Xero invoice email scam

We’re now seeing phishing emails being sent from the domain.  The full From address is, rather than Xero’s legitimate address.  We’ve started the process to get the domain taken down.

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Virus alerts

CryptoLocker a relatively new family of virus/ransomware and is catching out a few too many unsuspecting victims.  It is based on extorting money from infected users who are tricked into running it. The victim receives an email with a password protected ZIP file often purporting to be from a courier company. CryptoLocker hijacks and corrupts users’ business documents and demands them to pay a ransom (with a time limit to send the payment).

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