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A peek inside a managed spam service

May 17, 2012By Dancho Danchev

Just how easy is it to become a spammer in 2012? Too easy to be true. Especially in times when everything needed to become a spammer, starting for a managed spam appliance, DIY…read more

Poison Ivy trojan spreading across Skype

May 15, 2012By Dancho Danchev

Last night, a friend of mine surprisingly messaged me at 6:33 AM on Skype, with a message pointing to what appeared to be a photo site with the message “hahahahaha foto” and a…read more

A peek inside a boutique cybercrime-friendly E-shop

May 8, 2012By Dancho Danchev

The vibrant cybercrime ecosystem is populated by a diverse set of market players. From sellers, to buyers and vendors, sophisticated cybercriminals next to novice cybercriminals, everyone is persistently looking for ways to monetize…read more

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