Spam Alert: Fake DMCA Violation Notice

Here’s a new spam email that looks absolutely frightening, but is, indeed, completely fake. Have you gotten a message like this recently? Name: Rick WellmanEmail: Hello,Your website or a website that your company hosts is infringing on a copyright-protected images owned by our company (intuit Inc.). Take a look at this report with the … Read more

Spam Alert: Your Account Has Been Hacked! Change Your Password Right Now!

Have you gotten an email like this below? Where some crazy person says that they’ve installed malware on your computer, hijacked your webcam and recorded you looking at pornography? This email is a frightening example of extortion, where the sender is claiming that they have proof of you doing something embarrassing, and says that you … Read more

Spam Alert: Domain Name Expiration Notice

Spam letter from Domain Name Registry

Here’s a spam alert that a lot of our clients have gotten, but it’s interesting in that it’s not an email: it’s a printed letter that’s actually mailed to their place of business. As a courtesy to domain name holders, we are sending you this notification of the domain name registration that is due to … Read more

Spam Email Alert: “Termination of Your Domain Will Be Completed In 24 Hours”

Here’s a spam email making the rounds across almost all the websites I’ve built. It goes something like this. TERMINATION OF DOMAIN liederdigital.comInvoice#: 481353Date: 2021-04-12 IMMEDIATE ATTENTION REGARDING YOUR DOMAIN IS ABSOLUTLY NECESSARYTERMINATION OF YOUR DOMAIN WILL BE COMPLETED WITHIN 24 HOURS Your payment for the renewal of your domain has not … Read more