Spam Spotted Using TinyURL
A co-worker yesterday forwarded to me a piece of junk e-mail he'd received that used a clever yet simple method for not only getting around spam filters, but also obfuscating the destination Web site.
The hyperlink to the spam site was made with TinyURL, a free Web redirection service that has long helped people shrink overly long Internet addresses into ... well, tiny ones. Security Fix - Brian Krebs on Computer and Internet Security - (washingtonpost.com)
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