Scam$win 170719192041: [G-Spam] ***UK national lottery Prize winning Notification alert***
Here's a news blog on masquerading emails which are scams or phishing (identity theft) or are infected with worms/virus.
We didn//t send them; we merely publish what we have received, for the benefits of users who are not aware of Internet scams and identity theft.
Have an increased awareness to avoid being misled by scams and phishing. Inform your family member and friends not to fall for these scams.
|eg. microsoft award search for either microsoft OR award.|
eg. "microsoft award" search for the phrase microsoft award.
eg. +microsoft award must contain word microsoft and optional has the word award.
Search is not case sensitive.
This email is infected with Scam$win
DO NOT OPEN the attachment . Do not response to the email. This email is not send by "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY" <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Most Windows, by default, do not to show known extensions such as .exe, .dll, .pif, .scr, etc. As such, the attachment:
may be displayed as:
In actual fact, this attachment is the worm program.
Any guidelines and suggestions indicated on this website are solely the expressed views of the authors and contributors. Users who choose to follow any suggested guidelines are doing it at their own risk.