Vogon spam is even worse than the poetry

If you read my previous blogs about P2P/inbox-mediaone/traclickmedia spam offering the currently-defunct Limewire (though some sort of replacement has been promised), you'll be glad to know that not only have they caught up with the latest news, but are now offering an alternative that is cleaner, faster, friendlier and safer. Yeah, right…

In fact, looking through the junk folder on that account before I spread my wings and fly to a conference, I notice also that they're also offering Open Office on an almost daily basis. Best of all, though, they're offering Google Earth, your protection against alien invasion.

I promise you I'm not making this up…

- Planet Earth -
- Since 2005 –
Alien Sightings Reported!
 Alien Sightings<http://xxxxx>  
* Multiple sightings of possible UFOs have been reported in various parts of the world.
* Follow the link below to learn how you can keep your own watch.

I have to go, now. My copy of the Fortean Times has just dropped through my letterbox.

ESET Senior Research Fellow

Author David Harley, ESET

2 Responses to “Vogon spam is even worse than the poetry”

  1. Jonathon says:

    At least the purveyors of this fantastic offer aren't trying to knock your house down to make way for a bypass. On second thought, I guess what they're doing could be worse.

  2. David Harley says:

    Now where did I put my towel?

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