New spam wave hits Twitter: “Get bigger and have sex longer”

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Many Twitter users still haven’t got over this weekend’s BZPharma LOL phishing attack, and now a new campaign is being spammed out from compromised accounts directing users to a site selling herbal viagra to improve sexual performance.

A typical spam message reads:

Get bigger and have sex longer. go here http://example.com/?rid=http://callbling.com

where ‘example.com’ can vary.

Clicking on the link redirects users to a website called callbling.com. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to work out what they’re trying to sell to you..

I’m afraid that the only thing which might get bigger is the spammers’ bank accounts.

My suspicion is that the accounts sending out the spam message will include many of the sites that were compromised in the earlier…

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.