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Old 19th July 2006, 10:52 PM   #1
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Hi guys,

I have just received a private email which is clearly SPAM (even worse, it looks like "phishing").

FYI. Don't know what is your policy about this kind of abuse...

Part of the message follows:
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This is a message from murphy005 at diyAudio Forums ( http://www.diyaudio.com/forums/ ). The diyAudio Forums owners cannot accept any responsibility for the contents of the email.

To email murphy005, you can use this online form:
http://www.diyaudio.com/forums/membe...m&userid=74387

[...]

Attention: Respectful
Greetings and How are you today.
I am Murphy Doudou.I would like you to Please permit me to apply through this medium for your co-operation and to secure an opportunity to invest and do joint relationship and business establishment with you in your country.

I have a substantial capital I honourably Inherited from my late father Chief Kindibe Boga Doudou who was minister of Interior and deals in Cocao and coffee platantion with Gold, diamond
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Old 19th July 2006, 11:18 PM   #2
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Old 19th July 2006, 11:23 PM   #3
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Thanks, we're looking into it.
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Old 24th July 2006, 01:22 PM   #4
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Sounds like the old Nigerian Scammer at work again.
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Old 24th July 2006, 02:42 PM   #5
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I got the same e-mail two weeks ago.
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Old 24th July 2006, 02:55 PM   #6
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i have allso had a few, i turned my forum e-mail off.
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Old 25th July 2006, 03:39 AM   #7
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If you do get any spam from a member please forward the complete email to me and I'll deal with it.
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Old 25th July 2006, 07:57 AM   #8
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There is an active spam/scam bot hitting all forums, without preference. I found my email full of them this morning from every forum I have ever belonged to since forever (heh, except diyAudio).
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