December’s Most Wanted Malware: Greta Thunberg-themed spam used to spread Emotet

Check Point’s December 2019 Index finds Emotet as lead malware for the third month in a row, spreading email spam, some which alleged support of the teen activist. Emotet was thefor the third month in a row, according to Check Point’s December 2019 Global Threat Index. The malware was spread via a range of email messages including ‘Support Greta Thunberg – Time Person of the Year 2019’ and ‘Christmas Party!’ Within the email was an attached malicious Microsoft Word document.

Link: December’s Most Wanted Malware: Greta Thunberg-themed spam used to spread Emotet
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