|A second virus email has appeared with text about Ecademy, Subject: "ECADEMY will close work in April 2008". It appears to be from email@example.com |
One copy we've seen was sent from a Korean home broadband PC using Outlook Express. This makes it look as though it's being sent by a botnet of infected PCs round the world.
Needless to say this is not from Ecademy, and is in no way connected with Ecademy servers, systems or people.
Ecademy never sends emails with attachments.
Ignore it. Don't open it. Delete it.
Chief Technology Officer
ps. Here's the text of the email
Dear firstname.lastname@example.org members, clients and guests of our portal,
Over the last few years our portal has helped you to organize your business, find new partners and increase sales.
However, all good things end. Many of you know that we have experienced legal problems over the last year. Our competitors from other social
networks are trying to take over our client base.
Our website has been hacked and our database was stolen. After that we were taken to court because of identity theft.
Unfortunately, legal expenses and unfavorable court verdict with following closure of our bank accounts will lead to closure of our website. All
paying members will receive refund starting from March 14th.
Please check attached file for legal information in regards to your account.
The Ecademy Team
Ecademy - The Social Network for Business People
Company Registration:7382702 VAT:718 0377 36
[from: JB Ecademy]
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