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News   News : SCAMS @ YOUR EMAIL IN BOX
   posted by Anonymous on 21-Feb-2003 7:52:45 (1233 reads)
Recently there have been some very clever scamming organizations coming through my personal email address. One of which is
awards@ goldenwebawards.com. You send of your website to get an award and they replay via email saying "Congratulations! You have won!"


Hmmm, I thought ok.
I was quite chuffed at first about getting an award when my site has only been running for a month. How wrong was I?
Well, quite allot actually they keep blastering you back with spam mail constantly asking you to get personalized logos for your website which I might add are about 30 a peace.
So, If you ever come accross this annoying spam mail ignore this one completly.
THE COMPANY IS JUST ANOTHER SPAM SCAM.
    

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Re: SCAMS @ YOUR EMAIL IN BOX
Posted on 21-Feb-2003 12:11:37
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Thanks for the heads up.


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cheers magic


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Even virus companies email address are spoofed these days. It is getting confusing out there.... for Windows users that is


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