Botnets by Email

I make no effort to hide my email address, which means that I know the instant a new email based virus, phishing attack, or penny stock pumping scam launches when my inbox floods. Most such emails are easy to distinguish from legitimate emails because of their lack of personalization, poor grammar, or low quality images that attempt to foil spam filters. On occasion, however, I get a message that causes me to examine it a little more closely in order to make sure itís junk. I also look out for ones that might trick unsophisticated users.

My family uses BlueMountain greetings to send eCards, so when I received this email I took a second look...Mark's Blog : Botnets by Email

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 13th April 2007 1:16AM