'You visit illegal websites' FBI-themed emails lead to scareware

Multiple vendors are reporting on a currently ongoing spamvertised scareware-serving campaign, that's brand-jacking the FBI.

Multiple vendors are reporting on a currently ongoing spamvertised scareware-serving campaign, that's brand-jacking the FBI. The marked with "High Priority" emails attempt to impersonate the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Sample subject: You visit illegal websites

Sample message: Sir/Madam, we have logged your IP-address on more than 40 illegal Websites. Important: Please answer our questions! The list of questions are attached. pbu bx ng

Sample attachment: document.zip

Upon execution document.exe drops a copy of the XP Total Security scareware, and is currently detected as Trojan.Zlob.2.Gen.

Users are advised to avoid interacting with suspicious links and email attachments found in email messages.

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