bogus auction for Altair system on eBay
philpem at dsl.pipex.com
Thu Feb 23 02:39:19 CST 2006
In message <200602230012.QAA18990 at floodgap.com>
Cameron Kaiser <spectre at floodgap.com> wrote:
> Elm shows HTML as plain text so that all secrets are revealed. :) I just
> delete HTML only mail.
Same goes for Messenger Pro. Spamassassin is pretty good at picking up
phishing scams and marking them as such, and Thunderbird (which I use while
I'm on the road) is pretty good at picking up the rest.
As a general rule, if it says "Dear Customer" or "Dear Paypal Customer" or
something like that, I ignore it. If they actually mention my name, I will
visit the site, but I'll do it by entering the address directly into a
browser. Just for an extra dose of paranoia, I usually check the SSL
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