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[aprssig] WARNING: Fake Linked-In Invites Being Sent Through APRSsig List

Steve Noskowicz noskosteve at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 4 22:51:42 UTC 2012


Just remember:   A N Y and E V E R Y LINK in an email is to be suspected.  Examine the real link by hovering over the aparent link and read the real link at the bottom of your browser. I don't know if all browsers do this, but sometimes real URL/link will not display there.  Be extra suspect.
OUT
-- 
 73, Steve, K9DCI 
--- On Wed, 1/4/12, Charles Doughtie <n5exy at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Scary. I got one also and know
> someone named Danny Pearce. I almost bit.
> 
> de Charlie, N5ESXY
> 
> 
> --- On Wed, 1/4/12, Stephen H. Smith <wa8lmf2 at aol.com>
> wrote:
> 
> > From: Stephen H. Smith <wa8lmf2 at aol.com>
> > Subject: [aprssig] WARNING: Fake Linked-In Invites
> Being Sent Through APRSsig List
> > To: "TAPR APRS Mailing List" <aprssig at tapr.org>
> > Date: Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 2:00 PM
> > I just received a fake Linked-In
> > "Invitation To Connect" that sends you to a phony
> Linked-In
> > login page; i.e. a classic phishing attempt. 
> >    This attempted phish was sent through the
> > APRSsig remailer.  A part of the headers is shown
> > below:
> > 
> > 
> > Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2012 02:19:22 +0000 (UTC)
> > From: Danny Pease via LinkedIn<member at linkedin.com>
> > To: Zuraimi Mohamad Don<aprssig at tapr.org>
> > Message-ID:<8276901.40786816.1325643562956.JavaMail.app at ela4-app0135.prod>
> > MIME-Version: 1.0
> > 
> 
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