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Subject: You have 4 missed emails
November 7, 2013
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Given the ongoing effort that the spammers have put into this campaign, it obviously pays off for them. This message is just one variant in an ongoing spam attack that has used the names of several high-profile online entities, including Facebook, Linked-In and Twitter.
If you receive one of these spam emails, do not click on any links that it contains. If you do click a link by mistake, close the spam website immediately.
Last updated: November 8, 2013