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Old 09-28-2011, 08:04 AM   #1
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Malware Alert

I'm getting daily SPAM alerting me to a problem I have with the IRS..
Comes with impresssive IRS graphics/forms and all, but my research shows that this beast has been around before and is now being given a second run.

Below is the opening line of the scam. I modified the assigned number.

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Your federal Tax payment (ID: 98XXXXXXXXXX), recently initiated from your checking account was canceled by the your Bank.

It caught my eye because I have in fact sent in various forms/checks this year.
BEWARE!!
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Old 09-28-2011, 01:26 PM   #2
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Thanks for the alert.

Those IRS spammers. Couldn't even wait until April like a smart spammer would
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I got one from AT&T
Old 09-28-2011, 04:24 PM   #3
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I got one from AT&T

Great graphics, but scam because it said to go the linked website and put in ID, Pswd, etc.
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Old 09-28-2011, 06:42 PM   #4
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That's phishing, not malware.
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Old 09-29-2011, 01:17 PM   #5
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Send me all your account names and passwords, plus your SS number, and I'll get it straightened out for you in no time.
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Old 09-29-2011, 02:59 PM   #6
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Send me all your account names and passwords, plus your SS number, and I'll get it straightened out for you in no time.
Sure, sure, now what's the fine print??
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