We were involved in the discovery of a Fake White House email that targeted senior government and a few corporate officials as part of Cyber Espionage campaign. The attack was Kneber again, a Zeus variant designed to steel credentials & confidential documents.
Fake White House holiday e-mail is cyber attack
Associated Press: January 6, 2011
Espionage Via Spoofed White House eCard
Network World By Ms. Smith – January 3, 2011
Kneber botnet strikes again, targets gov't agencies
ComputerWorld.com: By Gregg Keizer - January 4, 2011
Malware Campaign Cyber-Espionage or Cyber-Crime?
eWeek: By: Brian Prince – January 3, 2011
Spam Attack Captures Government Data
InformationWeek: By Mathew J. Schwartz - January 5, 201
Government computers hacked by fake e-mail
WashingtonTimes: By Shaun Waterman - January 5, 2011
Threatpost.com: White House E-Card Scam Part of Larger Zeus-Related Attack
By Dennis Fisher – January 4, 2011