Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

117Re: "Are you a blacksmith?" - possible phishing scam

Expand Messages
  • Aurik
    Oct 13, 2011
    • 0 Attachment
      Thanks for the heads-up, Valdr.

      Aurik

      --- In EaldormereBlacksmithguild@yahoogroups.com, "Sam Falzone" <oakhammer.forge@...> wrote:
      >
      > Oh, I just realized this person emailed me at my address, not through the
      > guild list - that's good, that means the list isn't being spammed. But
      > watch out for this message in your mailboxes anyway . still smells phishy to
      > me.
      >
      > sam
      >
      >
      >
      > From: Sam Falzone [mailto:oakhammer.forge@...]
      > Sent: October-11-11 7:29 AM
      > To: Ealdormere Blacksmith guild
      > Subject: Fwd: "Are you a blacksmith?" - possible phishing scam
      >
      >
      >
      > If anyone else gets this message (see below), I'd be wary of it if I were
      > them. It sounds like a phishing scam to me - especially since this person
      > mentions checking out my website ... and I don't have a website. Be warned,
      > don't give out any information. Any way we can get this person blocked from
      > the list?
      >
      > Sam - Valdr
      >
      > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
      > From: Heather Madison <heather@...>
      > Date: Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 5:11 AM
      > Subject: Are you a blacksmith?
      > To: oakhammer.forge@...
      >
      >
      > Hey there,
      >
      > I'm reaching out to you because Thumbtack
      > <http://www.thumbtackmail3.com/welcome?r=4255058862&utm_campaign=new_provide
      > r&utm_medium=email&utm_source=marketing&utm_content=26&h=58e30b2FraGFtbWVyLm
      > ZvcmdlQGdtYWlsLmNvbQ==> is getting a lot of job leads for blacksmiths, and
      > I'm looking for another blacksmith who is interested in taking on more
      > clients.
      >
      > After checking out your website I think you are a great fit for Thumbtack
      > and I'd love to start sending you job leads. Please fill out a few details
      > about your skills and rates
      > <http://www.thumbtackmail3.com/welcome?r=4255058862&utm_campaign=new_provide
      > r&utm_medium=email&utm_source=marketing&utm_content=26&h=58e30b2FraGFtbWVyLm
      > ZvcmdlQGdtYWlsLmNvbQ==> , and I'll start forwarding you potential new
      > clients.
      >
      > If you have any questions about what Thumbtack can provide, please don't
      > hesitate to ask.
      >
      > Thanks,
      > Heather
      > --
      >
      > Unsubscribe Link: One-click unsubscribe
      > <http://www.thumbtackmail3.com/unsubscribe?e=oakhammer.forge@...&actio
      > n=unsubscribe&utm_campaign=new_provider&utm_medium=email&utm_source=marketin
      > g&utm_content=26> .
      > 1001 Page St, Suite #45, San Francisco, CA
      > This message is an advertisement.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > --
      >
      > _______________________________________________________
      >
      > Strive for greatness in all that you do, for life is too short to be a hack.
      >
      > _____
      >
      > No virus found in this message.
      > Checked by AVG - www.avg.com
      > Version: 10.0.1410 / Virus Database: 1522/3943 - Release Date: 10/07/11
      >
    • Show all 3 messages in this topic