Australia Post Ransomware Happening Right Now

Suspicious man trying to install ransomeware on an organisation's server in a dark room

Urgent Ransomware Alert

Here we go again guys – the old Australia Post download trick.

In short, you will be sent an email claiming to be AusPost then asked to download the tracking file.

What ever you do, don’t click on the link to download.

It will look like this:

Screenshot of australia post ransomware scam

At the time of typing we have seen 22 compromised websites redirecting traffic to the TorrentLocker landing page. This is a recycled issue but it is back in circulation right now.

This is a scam that keeps tricking people so keep yourself safe. If you would like up to the minute security alerts along with general security tips, join the list below:

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