More Cyxymu spam seen in Sophos spamtraps

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Cyxymu, the Georgian blogger who has been identified as the likely intended target of the high profile denial-of-service attacks seen in the last 24 hours, appears to be popping up everywhere.

Aside from giving interviews to The Guardian and CNN, we are also seeing his name once again in our spamtraps today.

Remember that these spam messages are being seen after yesterday’s major attack on Twitter, LiveJournal, Facebook, etc.

My guess is that…

Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.