2022W31 Weekly report => 01/08 2K22 - 07/08 2K22 MalSpam campaigns targeting Italy

Malware spread through the campaigns: FormBook, LokiBot, Ursnif

Weekly report by TG Soft's C.R.A.M concerning Italian malspam campaigns.

Below the details of the campaigns massively spread during the week from Aug 01 to
Aug 7, 2022.

In the monitored week, global campaigns dropped slightly from the previous week, with those targeting Italian users in sharp decrease.

The week was characterized by Password Stealers of the Families: FormBook, LokiBot and Ursnif.

The blue bar indicates the total number of campaigns monitored in Italy in each week, while the red bar concerns campaigns written in Italian (targeting Italy).

We monitored 76 campaigns this week, 3 of which used Italian as their language.

In order to understand how the various weeks are divided, below is a small table showing the breakdown of the periods considered:

from to
Week_28 11/07 17/07
Week_29 18/07 24/07
Week_30 25/07 31/07
Week_31 01/08 07/08

During the week, the maximum peak of campaigns was found on Thursday, August 04, with 20 different campaigns. On Monday 01, Wednesday 03 and Sunday 07 the maximum peak of 1 campaign was found for the Italy target, as is highlighted by the graph below:

The majority of the executable samples featured this week were developed in MSIL (C#) and covered 70.27% of the malware sent via e-mail. In second place are Delphi with 13.51%.
5.41% of the distributed samples are Office documents (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

In the picture below we can see the various types of languages with which malware is developed:

In the following graph we see the distribution of the various types of languages divided by day:

 In this graph you can see the malware families that were spread with target Italy (written in Italian) in the week:

The Italian campaigns analyzed by TG Soft's C.R.A.M. were grouped according to macro categories, obtained from the subject of the email message used for malware distribution (malspam). Below we see the subjects used in the various campaigns divided by day and type of malware.

Lokibot -
spread through a campaign themed "Various".

spread through a campaign themed "Payments".

FormBook -
spread through a campaign themed "Orders".

In the past week, the massive sending of MalSpam emails for the spread of the Emotet malware, was not detected.
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Check out the July campaigns.


We invite you to check out the July reports to stay up-to-date on malspam campaigns circulating in Italy:

25/07/2022 => Weekly report of Italian MalSpam campaigns from July 25, 2022 to July 31, 2022
18/07/2022 => Weekly report of Italian Malspam campaigns from July 18, 2022 to July 24, 2022
11/07/2022 => Weekly report of Italian Malspam campaigns from July 11, 2022 to July 17, 2022
04/07/2022 => Weekly report of Italian Malspam campaigns from July 04, 2022 to July 10, 2022

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