Fwd: FW: Monster has been compromised

From: Christina S.
Sent on: Wednesday, August 22, 2007 6:49 PM
YIKES! heard about this new Trojan horse on Monster.com???

Georgia Graham <[address removed]> wrote:
Subject: FW: Monster has been compromised
Date: Wed, 22 Aug[masked]:25:56 -0700
From: "Georgia Graham" <[address removed]>
To: "Christina Scott" <[address removed]>

FYI, in case you have your resume posted on Monster.
 
Georgia Graham
Director of Human Resources

Speakeasy
Direct >[masked]  Fax >[masked]
Email > [address removed]
www.speakeasy.net

Broadband Voice & Data Communications
 


From: Christian Everett
Sent: Wednesday, August 22,[masked]:40 AM
To: Ivan Varsovia; Kristy Warren; Jennifer Savage
Cc: Georgia Graham; Dianna Baird
Subject: Monster has been compromised

News stories are cropping up all over the place - Symantec found a trojan running on Monster that was responsible for stealing 1.6 million candidate files and uploading them to a server - that was this weekend - since then, the people responsible for this have been sending out fraudulent monster emails with instructions to download a  Monster Job Search Tool that is actually malicious code - the code embedded in the email encrypts files on your hard drive and leaves a text file that requests money be paid to the attackers to decrypt your files
 
Here is information about the attack:
 
Here is information about the trojans:
 
 
 
Christian Everett
Recruiter

Speakeasy
Direct > 206 971 5154 ? Fax > 206 [masked]
Email > [address removed]  ? Web > www.speakeasy.net

Voice ? Data ? Managed Services

 



C h r i s t i n a    S c o t t
new email: [address removed]
web site: http://home.earthlink.net/~xtinascott

 


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