Fake HSBC Payment Advice delivers Trickbot

This example is an email containing the subject of “Payment Advice ” pretending to come from HSBC UK but actually coming from a look-a-like or typo-squatted domain “noreply@hsbc-paymentadvice.co.uk” or “noreply@hsbcpaymentadvice.co.uk” with a malicious word doc attachment is today’s latest spoof of a well-known company, bank or public authority delivering Trickbot banking Trojan.

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Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor

Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), the owner of retailers Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off Fifth, and Lord & Taylor, confirmed on Sunday that data from card payments in some of its stores have been compromised. Hackers breached the stores’ payment systems and accessed the credit and debit card information of more than 5 million customers. The scale of this breach puts it among the largest and most destructive to hit the retail industry.Continue Reading…