MORE DETAILS ON PAYMENTS.

This is a reply to an accommodation request made by Mr Great – part of the world of hotel phishing.  You can read the original post here.  The gist of this long winded reply is that Mr Great wants you to send him £6000.  Nice try sunshine, I don’t think so! I don’t recommend that ...
,

Attention Winner

It’s not the first time I’ve been told that I’ve won the Microsoft Lottery.  This time it’s the “Tenth lottery category”.  I’m sternly warned that “cases of double claims and unwarranted abuse of this program  will be legally pursued”.  Do you suppose I can claim once in each category?  Don’t spend too much time worrying ...
,

Business Proposal

It seems to be “write an Iraqi scam” day.  Scamming and phishing are truly international sports.  One day, I’m going to write a directory of scammy/phishy countries.  I don’t think anywhere will be left out.  Mr Thabit Alwan was, of course, rich and he did, of course, die along with all of his family – ...
,

Mr.Ateeq Rahman

Mr Ateeq Rahman works for a bank.  He had a rich client – MR. KHALIL AL NASSER.  Do you want to guess the rest??  For once, Mr Nasser didn’t perish in a nasty accident, no, thi sis all Sadaam Husein’s fault.  His wife and sons also died, this time in the Gulf War.  Ok, back ...
,

Compliment

Mrs Maria Sabia tells me she works for Fedex in West Africa.  Curiously enough she writes from Brazil to tell me that, but then she does say she is on holiday – until next October.  I wonder if Fedex will keep her job open for her if she’s on leave for 10 months?? All I have ...
,

Important Reminder:Secure Your Savings With HSBC

The HSBC write to tell me they are used to thinking about security.  Because of this they have decided to introduce secure transactions.  Wouldn’t you think a major bank like the HSBC would already be using secure transactions?  They are, of course.  This is just a scam.  If I point my mouse at the link ...
,

Accommodation Inquiry 1

Another phishy tale from the hotel world.  If you’ve been following this site, or spam-and-phishing.blogspot.com, you’ll know there is a whole world of phishing reserved for hotel owners. This one is a request for a booking for four couples, who each want to stay for 14 nights. My cyberfriend Annie has replied and I’ll let you know what ...
,

Spybot 2009 2

There is NO SUCH THING as Spybot 2009.  This is a nasty piece of spyware.  If you install it on your computer you will be plagued with pop-ups.  Delete this email and don’t click on any links. The Best privacy protection on the Net. Get immediate access and protect yourself with Spybot 2009.Detect, remove and ...
,

YEAR 2008 EMAIL PRIZE AWARDS 1

It’s those nice people from the Ningbo Aole electrical applican co – again.  They want to send me a shiny new BMW and $485k.  All I have to do is display their logo in my lovely new car.  And they’re such nice people.  They tell me the reason they are sending out scam phishing emails, ...
,

Xmas Notification

Lucky me – I’ve won the National Lottery.  Problem is – have I won £1m or £100m??  Maybe I can choose?  Of course, there’s only one way to win the UK National Lottery and that is to buy a ticket.  You haven’t won anything and neither have I.  Just delete the email and don’t reply.  ...
,