SPAM messages (Don't read this ha ha)

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by DuckLady, Oct 5, 2007.

  1. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    We have had a rash of SPAM messages sent through BYC mail.
    Someone is registering as a member and targeting those they feel would fall for the scam. Obviously it is not working because our members are way too smart.

    If you receive a message, please forward it to one of the staff with full headers and body of the email.

    There is no need to post each one, since we are aware of the problem and are working to find a solution. We will ban anyone who sends these messages.

  2. PeiTheCelt

    PeiTheCelt Songster

    Sep 3, 2007
    Central NY
    Ya' know, it's bad enough that they waste my time with this 'stuff' in my inbox, but to assume that I'm dumb enough to fall for it?

    :mad: Hmph. Dumb butts.

    Thank to you and speckledhen for taking care of it.. [​IMG]
  3. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

    Jul 14, 2007
    EXIT 109 on 95
    Wow I would like to say more but I need to get to the bank and cancel a check I just mailed it out this smorning, I thought I was gonna get rich, maybe next time [​IMG] First the money i lost in the pyramid thing, amway now this......
  4. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Hee hee. I guess I just put out that [email protected] vibe, cause they didn't mess with me.
  5. Whenever i've posted on to sell my roosters, i get a rash of these, and then the ones claiming to want to buy my pet but they need all my vital information first.
  6. LisaJean

    LisaJean Songster

    I have gotten one. The user name is Rjang. I don't know how to forward it to the mods, though. It's that retarded Nigerian money laundering scheme again.
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    That is one that has been banned already, but I think may come back with a new address.
  8. Windy Ridge

    Windy Ridge Songster

    Oct 3, 2007
    Quote:Heck, I thought I had a [email protected] vibe, too. Wonder what I'm doing wrong?!!!
  9. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Hey Windy, no worries, you do! But maybe its because you commented on the spacecake thread(?). [​IMG]
  10. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Oh and I'm rolling my eyes at them not you.

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