Adobe Flash Player Requires Installation


Adobe Flash Player is typically used for online viewing of movies and in other multimedia programs. The use of this widely popular program continues to gain popularity online, even among cybercriminals. We recently found a spam sample related to Adobe Flash Player that requires the user to install a file. The sample's recipient was Adultfinder an online community that offers free adult dating. Clicking the image redirects users to a website where a possibly executable file will automatically be downloaded. The malicious URL is already blocked.

 SPAM BLOCKING DATE / TIME: November 30, 2010 GMT-8
  • PATTERN:7800