Copenhagen, November 16th, 2021 – Heimdal™ Security (Heimdal™) CEO Morten Kjærsgaard appeared on The Irish Tech News Podcast with Ronan Leonard to discuss the recent GLS Scam Campaign discovered by our SOC Team and how to stay safe from SPAM emails.
As previously reported by Vladimir, the malicious campaign worked via an e-mail that was informing the victim about some details that need to be filled out for a certain shipment.
The email text that was intercepted by Heimdal was split into multiple HTML spans, therefore making an NLP network analyzer unable to label its contents as spam.
For a more in-depth analysis of the GLS scam topic, listen to the latest Irish Tech News podcast here:
The new GLS Spam sophisticated campaign is still running even if the police have been informed in regards to it.
It was a very strange email, the email I received, it was assumingly from GLS, the global logistic company, and it was very well-conceived. When you received it, it will only appear to your screen if you are the right receiver, and that is a very neat trick.
The email campaign is leveraging advanced obfuscation techniques such as NLP ‘dodging’ to bypass the