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Monday, 11 March 2013
New Email Spam Attacks with Weblink, Account Name and Date March 2013
There seems to have been a massive increase in email spam that is getting past spam filters over the last week or so. The messages appear to be sent from compromised email accounts that then distribute spam to all the people in their contact list.
The format of the mssages is a link to a website followed by the account name and sometimes a date as per the messages below: