Haiti Relief Scam: First E-mail Spammers Appear Online

There is now evidence of crooks capitalizing on the generosity of people seeking to help quake-stunned Haiti -- spam e-mails that lead people to think they're donating to the British Red Cross, among other credible sounding organizations. Symantec Corp., the security software giant that tracks suspicious Internet activity, said it spotted its first Haiti earthquake spam Thursday morning, soon followed by two other spam e-mails. The first suspicious e-mail Symantec spotted, with the subject...Full Story
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