Spammergate: The Fall of an Empire

Spammergate: The Fall of an Empire

A major win in the battle against the spammers River City Media (RCM) occurred recently.  Backups of their spam recipient database were poorly secured, they were discovered and made available online.  Resulting in a massive dump of email addresses onto the public...
Scam Of The Week: Mystery Shopper Email

Scam Of The Week: Mystery Shopper Email

“Mystery Shopper” scams continue to snare unwary victims. Mystery shoppers are people hired to shop at a particular store and report on the shopping experience for purposes of quality control. Unlike many scams, there actually are legit mystery shopper...