We are seeing an increase in emails that contain links to the website “racefor1600.com” the e-mails all appear to be in the following format, but with different dollar figures mentioned. They are also from random e-mail addresses.
The e-mails contain the text “Just couple hours ago I saw a thing that helped me realize what I want to do with my life. I want to do nothing, I just want to sit at home and rake in money.
How? Lets check it together..”
See the example below.
We scanned this website on a number of different systems and they all reported that the site contained malware. See example below.
The domain name was registered in 2007. So it may have been hijacked.
We recommend you do not visit this website, and delete and block any such e-mails.
Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.