Charlie Bertsch (cbertsch) wrote,
Charlie Bertsch
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The Latest Danger: Cell Phone Image Spam

In the last day I've received numerous spam messages from a cell phone address that consist solely of a "tropical resort" image. I imagine that there's a virus embedded in the JPEG, which doesn't worry me much as a Mac user, but should worry any Windows users out there who are getting the same spam messages. Here's what a typical message looks like in a virus-free screenshot:

Remind me not to visit that beach. It's far too grainy and washed out for my scopophilia-centered tastes.
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