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Monday, November 15, 2021

Misconfigured FBI Email System Abused to Run Hoax Campaign

Misconfigured FBI Email System Abused to Run Hoax Campaign | #TpromoCom | 100,000 Emails From Legitimate FBI Domain Falsely Warned of Cyberattack (databreachtoday) 

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The FBI says it has fixed a software misconfiguration that was abused to send hoax emails, from a legitimate FBI domain address, falsely warning of a cyberattack.

As many as 100,000 hoax emails were sent in two waves early Saturday morning that purported to come from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security, according to the spam watchdog group Spamhaus Project. (read more)


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