Everybody loves the ZeuS Tracker – even the bad guys…
Today a friend over PhishLabs contacted me regarding a Fake-AV software (also known as “Rogue Antivirus” or “Scareware”) which obviously uses the ZeuS Tracker to get a good reputation and to promote the product. The software is called Shield EC and is being sold thru the website www.[dot]shieldec[dot]com:
When you read the first sentence on their website you will be pretty surprised:
… and in the “About the company” section:
The cybercriminals are using two domain names to spread their rogue security software:
Of course the ZeuS Tracker would never cooperate with any criminal organization. The promoted software is 100% rogue so please stay away from it!