December 7, 2009 – 4:27 pm

This one takes the cake

So I got this bit of spam to my work email today. Notice two things:
They used my last name to, not only address the email that came in…

Dear Leal,

I sent you an important email below as an attachment.Please view my attach email below and reply.


Bernard Frank.

…but to name the file attached (screen shot above) and include it within the context of the letter. Obviously they forgot to change the font.

But still, dedicated, custom spamming. Impressive.

Doing a little IP trace magic on an IP within the email headers ( tells me it originated in Nigera.

Sad, no fortune for me.

I deleted and reported it obviously.