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Forum: Computers and the Internet 11th May 2022, 12:56 AM
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Posted By Blue Mountain
And they're back! This time it's for a parcel...

And they're back! This time it's for a parcel Canada Post wants to deliver. Very much same spiel, including a link to a PDF in the email, except this time it isn't encrypted. The correspondence is in...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 10th May 2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Blue Mountain
With more and more people reading email on...

With more and more people reading email on smartphones and tablets, I'm not sure even this option is available. However, on these devices I believe a long press on a link will pop up a dialogue...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 10th May 2022, 04:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Blue Mountain
Indeed. The distressing thing is most email...

Indeed. The distressing thing is most email clients out there actively hide critical information like this, so all one sees is the sender's name and not the email address.

Mind you, it's trivially...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 9th May 2022, 06:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Blue Mountain
This particular scam got a lot of BS information...

This particular scam got a lot of BS information from me because I was probing the system to see how it worked.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 7th May 2022, 01:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Blue Mountain
It's an advantage I have running Linux and...

It's an advantage I have running Linux and possessing a thorough understanding of how the operating system works. If I'm really paranoid I can set up a virtual machine and work inside that. Even if...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 6th May 2022, 12:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Blue Mountain
A scam in seven stages

For some reason this is causing a re-direct when we view it in the mod only section so having to nuke the content. I have saved a plain text copy of the contents if you want it. Worked out the...
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