Fascinating Facebook Spam Mails

Discussion in 'FaceBook' started by subster, Aug 23, 2012.

  1. subster

    subster Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Apr 5, 2008
    Likes Received:
    I just stumbled upon a new FB mail spam method.
    Not that I would use mail spam methods, but I must admit if the idea behind is creative it is fascinating for me.

    Today I got a message with my girlfriends personal nickname as sender information and as subject: For my [my forename]
    I really thougt it would be from my girl, opened it and found a spam message with a link to a get rich quick scheme in it.

    Thing is there is no ressource in the internet that shows that those names (hers and mine) are a couple, only on facebook our partnership status is visible. Also it was not her real forename used as sender, instead it was a shortened form of it, which we only use in private and she used to use on her facebook profile.

    All in all a real clever and nice spam method.
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  2. poppytea

    poppytea BANNED BANNED

    Jul 27, 2012
    Likes Received:
    You just posted that to brag about having a girlfriend! I bet she makes you wear that bag! haha jk

    Yes that is clever. How do you think that was done?