Today, I received this classic scam email, using the automatic submission form not protected by captcha.
Contact Form Submission from bob stewart
Nume: bob stewart
I will like to know if you carry this item in stock or if you can
special order them for me.
Sony DVCAM PDVM-184N Non-Chip …………. 250 QTY
I will arrange for the pick up of the order from your location.
And also let me know which credit card type you accept between Visa/MC…
Will be expecting the quotation,so i can proceed with the payment details.
What is interesting is the way they targeting their potential victims with very specific products in theirs business range (here some video tape). It’s the 5th time in 10 years I received almost the same email and I’m writing this post just to let others knows about the scam, hoping people will google part of this mail to found this post.
Do not answer it as you may end receiving many new tentative. It will shows that your email is valid to them.
There are plenty of similar scam using other product, but the structure of the email is quite similar.
Do not answer, just fill a fishing report with your mail account to try to get his account removed as they are using a gmail account.
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