July 23, 2020

SECURITY ALERT : spear phishing campaign

SECURITY ALERT : spear phishing campaign

 

Dear Customers & Partners

 

Your security is the first concern of ELDIM’s team!

 

A Spear Phishing campaign is currently ongoing.

The bad guys are using ELDIM’s name, reputation and references in an attempt to steal information or maybe money.

 

Here is a sample of sent emails

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From: Thierry Leroux [mailto:t.leroux@eldim.biz]
Sent: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 5:40 PM
To: xx@xxxxxx.xx
Subject: FW: Fwd: Hi XXX

 

Hello XXX,

 

Nice to receive your response. We are acquiring a Bio-science machine from XXX and we need a Representative that can handle it from outside France. We solicit your assistance due to the fact that we have exhausted our import quota for products from XXX and the new unfavorable monetary policy which makes money transfer take longer to process from France.

 

It will be easier and quicker if we can get a Representative to handle it from outside France and since you are one of our distributors we thought it wise to contact you to be part of this new project.

 

Kindly let me know if you can handle it so I can send you the details.

 

Regards,

 

Thierry Leroux
ELDIM
1185 rue d’Epron ancienne
14200 Hérouville-Saint-Clair
FRANCE

 

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: The information contained in this email may be confidential or legally privileged. It is intended solely for the recipient or recipients named in this message. Please note that if you are not the intended recipient you are not authorized to use, copy or distribute the email or any information contained in it. If you have received this email in error, please advise the sender immediately and destroy the original message and any attachments. Any views expressed in this message are those of the individual sender, except where the sender expressly, and with authority, states them to be the views of this company.

 

-> These emails are not coming from ELDIM

 

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Do not answer this email

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In case of any damage, please keep in mind that you have to report criminal incidents to law enforcement.

It is important that potential or actual cyber-crime is reported to Action Fraud or any other relevant law enforcement agency.

 

Please do not hesitate to report any issue you might have.

Stay safe.

 

ELDIM – IT Security team

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