I forwarded this to myself from another account yesterday because I thought it was one of the laziest 419 scam messages I’d ever seen. From: British Tobacco Company Sent: 27 August 2009 19:46 Subject: Contact Mr Paul Adams Congratulations! Your e-mail ID was among the selected lucky winners of £1,000.000.00 GBP in our BRITISH TOBACCO
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Researchers at ESET have reliable intelligence that the Waledac botnet is currently being prepared for a spam campaign around the Independence Day theme. They have registered at least 18 domain names all related to the theme of video, fireworks, and Independence Day. The criminals behind Waledac are preparing to start sending spam with links to
The estimable Gadi Evron has posted an article at DarkReading about a dialogue he was caught up in on Facebook. One of his contacts popped up in a Facebook Chat window and told him how she’d been been held at gunpoint and robbed in London, losing her credit card, cash and mobile phone. Well, having
Audio: /us/resources/podcasts/032409_ESET_Employment_Scam.mp3, Transcript: /us/resources/podcasts/transcripts/Employment Scams – Taking Advantage of Desperate Job Seekers.pdf
Audio: /us/resources/podcasts/021809_ESET_Tax_Scam.mp3, Transcript: /us/resources/podcasts/transcripts/Tax Time Equals Tax Scams.pdf
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