August 2012

What rubbish have we received today? Below is a partial list of the "spamvertised" domains sent to our accounts.

Note that this is a listing of spam received by us, not sent by us. We do not send unsolicited bulk email but spammers routinely forge our domain name in the From: line of their junk.

Organisation Domain Name Date
Hiras Fashion,,,, 30 August
Executive Education 14 August
Rabatte48, Rabatte 360, 2 August
"Phishers" Domain Name Date
posing as Barclays Bank (hacked WordPress blog) → (hacked WordPress blog),
(hacked) → (hacked WordPress blog)
16 August
posing as Halifax (hacked) 6 August
posing as Lloyds TSB 17 August
posing as PayPal (hacked WordPress blog) 9 August
Malware Trojan/Virus in Attachment Date
Subject: Hotel Reservation Details Booking 1 August
Subject: Express Parcel Tracking Notification B8O7-9136908530674 9 August
Subject: Express Tracking Notification ID ZRRPPLVBWO3999 9 August
Subject: Notification for shipment OD32117798689833 9 August
Subject: Notification of payment received 15 August
Addresses Receiving Spam Total
Nonexistant and Catch-all 0
Various Compromised Mailing Lists 10
Personal 3 Domain Registration 0 Contact Form 0
Other Addresses 0