Month: June 2017

A collection of Spam

Ebay Spam

This one doesn’t even put a lot of effort into it…no graphics or anything, in fact it is a spammer attempting to copy the fake Amazon Spam that has been going around   —–Original Message—– From: Aisling [dawna-haijoket @] Sent: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 9:38 AM To: —— Subject: Your Order with eBay Your…
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June 30, 2017 1

Google Spam

Google Spam is a common one that can actually catch people unaware. At a quick glance it appears that an email you sent bounced, but if you stop and think about it then you probably didn’t actually send an email to a Google  (or gmail) address any time recently. There are two quick and obvious…
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June 29, 2017 0

And More Amazon Cancellations

I have placed  and canceled a lot of Amazon orders lately, at least this one is using what looks like an actual amazon address for their return address. ——Original Message—– From: order- update @ amazon .com [mailto:order – update @] Sent: Monday, June 12, 2017 5:25 PM To: ———————— Subject: – Your Cancellation…
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June 28, 2017 0

Amazon Order Cancellation

Like many people I have an Amazon account, in fact I have a regular account, a seller account and a referral account so it is not uncommon for me to get emails from Amazon, but there is a noticeable increase in the Amazon emails I am getting lately. —–Original Message—– From: order-update-amazon [] Sent: Tuesday,…
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June 27, 2017 0

U.S Department of State? …NOT!!!!

If you got this email, then I congratulate you on taking the time to read it’s long windedness (is that a word?) I guess whoever designed this one figured people would be intimidated by it’s length. —–Original Message—– From: Mr. Rex W. Tillerson. [mailto:info @] Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 7:06 PM Subject: U.S…
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June 25, 2017 1

I hate to admit…

I hate to admit it, but this is a scam I actually invited in. I have been applying for several research focus groups, after all its money. And this is one I applied for, well until I read their followup email and what they are doing.     From: Tidak Global Research Inc. <> To:…
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June 24, 2017 0

I won the Euro Raffle!!!! ….. Again

And of course, the good old standard…Raffle —–Original Message—– From: euuraffle002@ laposte. net [euuraffle002 @ laposte. net] Sent: Thursday, June 15, 2017 2:05 PM To: –——— Subject: Re: Congratulations! Your Email was confirmed as the winner in Euro Raffle Held in 2017 in Europe. We await your early response for claims. Send below. Name: Address:…
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June 23, 2017 0

I didn’t know that Western Union used MSN email addresses

I didn’t know that Western Union used MSN email addresses and I like that fact that the guy has signed with two different names. From: Western Union <> To: . <> Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 4:20 PM Subject: YOU WON US$2,800,000.00 via WESTERN UNION. Hello, We are here to notify you that the sum…
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June 23, 2017 2

This is a Good One

Now this can be the dangerous type of Spam email..This came with an attachment. —–Original Message—– From: Nicholas [jainayush2162 @ verizon . net] Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 2:02 PM To:—— Subject: I’m waiting for a reply I have been attempting to contact you all weekend. I’ve attached an invite for you, the passcode is…
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June 22, 2017 0