A New Type of Spam

July 19th, 2007

Computer SecurityThere’s a new type of spam email making the rounds—the spam message is inside a PDF attachment. The email text is designed to circumvent spam filters, and the unwary reader will open the attachment to see the spam. The PDF files have been safe to open (no viruses), but you never know what an attachment may do. So beware of short emails with a PDF attachment.

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