[funsec] Genius Twist on Nigerian Scams

Larry Seltzer Larry at larryseltzer.com
Mon Jul 16 14:20:02 CDT 2007


Sent lawyers, guns and money!

Larry Seltzer
eWEEK.com Security Center Editor
http://security.eweek.com/
http://blogs.eweek.com/cheap_hack/
Contributing Editor, PC Magazine
larryseltzer at ziffdavis.com 

-----Original Message-----
From: funsec-bounces at linuxbox.org [mailto:funsec-bounces at linuxbox.org]
On Behalf Of Gadi Evron
Sent: Monday, July 16, 2007 2:50 PM
To: funsec at linuxbox.org
Subject: [funsec] Genius Twist on Nigerian Scams

1. Phish an hotmail acount.
2. Send email from the stolen acount to all the friends listed for the
person, saying you are stuck in Nigeria and are in an emergency, asking
your friends for money to be wired.

http://www.rediff.com///news/2007/jul/16tps.htm

Hillarious!
(thanks Suresh)
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