Scammers Stole Access To The Russian-language Telegram Channel Dedicated To Reddit
The attackers stole access to one of the major Russian-language Telegram channels dedicated to the Reddit Internet resource. The editorial staff of “Code Durov” learned from the channel administrator the details of the incident.
On November 10, an attacker wrote to the channel administrator, calling himself the Russian representative of Wondershare Filmora. The scammer spoke a little about Filmora video editing software and announced his interest in cooperation. An unknown person asked to indicate the price of advertising integration in a video published on the channel and began to discuss various conditions.
The fraudster did not require the administrator to install the Filmora software but instead sent him a link with an
Before being hijacked by control of the channel, two-factor authentication was enabled on the administrator account.