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Social Security Phish with Malware

The scam starts with an email that contains a link to the phishing site. From: Social Security Administration <> To: <> Subject: Review your annual Social Security statement Due to possible calculation errors, your annual Social Security statement may contain

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New spam with Sasfis attached

There is a new set of spam emails going around that looks like this: We recorded a payment request from [company name] to enable the charge of [amount] on your account. The payment is pending for the moment. If you

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Another Zbot email

There is another email going around claiming yuor mailbox has been deactivated.  This comes an attached piece of malware that downloads Zbot and other nasties to your system.  If you get an email that looks like this, you should delete

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Facebook spammer ordered to pay $711 million

The social networking site wins damages against noted spammer Sanford Wallace for bombarding its users with junk mail. Facebook is increasingly the target of spam and malware.  It is good to see the spammers being reigned in and we can

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