Feb. 2, 2024, 5:26 a.m. | MalBot

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AhnLab SEcurity intelligence Center (ASEC) has recently identified the distribution of Qshing emails impersonating the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China. Qshing is a compound noun from the words “QR code” and “Phishing” that leads to a malicious app being installed or directs users to a phishing site when a QR code is scanned.


The email being distributed is shown in Figure 1 and is disguised as a paycheck receipt confirmation for the first quarter of 2024. …

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