SBN LinkedIn Jobs, The Malign Effect

Fake Jobs, leading to malware infections, that is. Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq: MSFT and it’s LinkedIn unit must focus on protecting their product, which of course, are LinkedIn members. Read all about it at Proofpoint and via Graham Cluley writing at BitDefender. H/T

“Since the middle of 2018, Proofpoint has been tracking campaigns abusing legitimate messaging services, offering fake jobs, and repeatedly following up via email to ultimately deliver the More_eggs backdoor.” – via the Proofpoint Threat Insight Team, wrtiting at the comapny’s blog with the post entitled “Fake Jobs: Campaigns Delivering More_eggs Backdoor via Fake Job Offers

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2019/2/25/linkedin-fake-jobs-the-malign-effect