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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: Fwd: FW: Security warning (fwd)


Thread: Fwd: FW: Security warning (fwd)

Message: Fwd: FW: Security warning (fwd)

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From: CrossCC at

Date: Thu, 24 Oct 1996 16:04:13 UTC


Forwarded message:
From:	greg at (Gregory Heumann)
Sender:	owner-imac at
To:	syl at (Sylvan Heumann), wheumann at (Wendy Heumann),
MAY.LAURIE at A1GW.GENE.COM (Laurie May 225-2013), aram at,
flockton at, elliotw at (Elliot Wassarman),
glandret at (George Landreth), go-alumni at,
imac at, jjacobs at (Jeff and Margaret
Jacobs), GloFuelAV8 at, jal at, lenshar at,
Bettis359 at, NIKIEXCYTE at, PMacDesign at
Date: 96-10-24 00:50:35 EDT

The below isn't a virus hoax; just a good old fashioned scam. Glad they
didn't call me, I might have fallen for it.


>---------- Forwarded message ----------
>Date: Tue, 22 Oct 1996 12:08:30 -0700 (PDT)
>From: Steve Otto <sotto at>
>To: staff at
>Subject: FW: Security warning (fwd)
>>>>   If anyone calls you at home and asks if you'd like to get
>>>>   Corel Suite for free tell them you don't have a computer. One
>>>>   of our guys here just got robbed after agreeing to participate
>>>>   in "Corel's" give away.  He was kind enough to tell them, over
>>>>   the phone, what kind of computer he had and when he would be
>>>>   home, and therefore when he wasn't, so he could receive his
>>>>   package. They cleaned him out the next day. Goes to show ya,
>>>>   nothing in this life is FREE!!!


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