Pretty girls try to hook victims via spam email


Sophos warns that such emails can have a number of purposes, including confirming that an email address is active and thus more attractive to spammers.

More sinisterly it can lead to a confidence trick that sees the recipient building up a "relationship" with their new electronic friend and ultimately hand over money or personal information, perhaps to pay for a ticket for the young woman to visit. Pretty girls try to hook victims via spam email

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 23rd August 2006 12:04AM