Quickbooks Phishing Scam

This is a CTAS notification alert from CCR Technology Partners. CCR’s Security team has received reports of a new phishing targeting users of Intuit Quickbooks. The scam works by sending users emails with the Subject Line: “Quickbooks Support: Change Request”, claiming that the sender has changed their business name. The recipient can supposedly cancel the…

Cerber Ransomware Scam

Cerber Ransomware Scam This is a CTAS notification alert from CCR Technology Partners. CCR’s Security team has received reports of a new variant of ransomware being spread by emails that claim to be legal documents requesting a signature or claiming to be tracking a package. These emails contain an attached Word file, which when opened,…

Amazon Scam

Amazon Scam This is a CTAS notification alert from CCR Technology Partners. CCR’s Security team has received reports of spam emails claiming to originate from Amazon that requested targeted users to confirm their address by clicking on an external link. In actuality, this link is then used to phish personal information and may also spread…

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CryptoWall 4.0 Scam

CCR’s Security team has received reports of a new variant of ransomware being spread by a variety of email scams including, but not limited to, phony FedEx and UPS couriers emails, forms claiming to be Authorization for usage of privately owned vehicles, and phony voicemail emails. These emails contain an attached file, usually claiming to be a pdf or word file that in actuality downloads and executes the virus.