Re: Phishing Email w Sharon Pauluk's email address.
Posted by Knower on 1/21/11
I don't believe people think of you as "Simple Sharon". After
all, you have a large number of people who follow your posts
and consider your advice. I think that you are probably
considered more as "Kind of Misguided Sharon", or perhaps,
"Teetering on the Edge Sharon". But, I for one, appreciate
your efforts to distinguish yourself from that other "sharon".
On 1/14/11, Sharon Kramer wrote:
> Okay, I may be "Simple Sharon", but I am pretty sure Sharon
> Pauluk aka "Simply Sharon, Mold", did not send me this
> email asking that I send money to the UK so she can catch a
> flight. These guys are getting sooooo creative with their
> phishing and malware..and their Englis is getting better,
> too! I want to make sure no one thinks I sent this email
> to anyone.
> "From: email@example.com
> Reply-to: firstname.lastname@example.org
> To: email@example.com
> Sent: 1/14/2011 5:33:05 A.M. Pacific Standard Time
> Subj: Trouble
> Apologies for having to reach out to you like this, but I
> made a quick trip to London,United Kingdom and had my bag
> stolen from me with my passport and credit cards in it. The
> embassy is willing to help by authorizing me to fly without
> my passport, I just have to pay for a ticket and settle
> Hotel bills. Unfortunately, I can't have access to funds
> without my credit card, I've made contact with my bank but
> they need more time to come up with a new one. I was
> thinking of asking you to lend me some quick funds that I
> can give back as soon as I get in. I really need to be on
> the next available flight.
> I can forward you details on how you can get money to me.
> You can reach me via email or the hotel's help desk,
> +447045749898. I hope to hear from you soon.
> Wonder if people actually fall for this stuff and don't
> check things out before they send money?
> Simple Sharon NOT "Simply Sharon"
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