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23 Oct 2007
The Storm worm has gotten a lot of press this year, with a lot of the
coverage tending toward the apocalyptic.
There's no question that it's one of the most successful pieces of
malware to date, but just how successful is it?
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Stable link is https://jl.ly/Email/storm.html
20 Oct 2007
If you had an e-mail address any time in the past six years, you've
probably gotten spam for something called VigRX for Men,
with fairly specific promises that it will make you, ah, manlier.
I always wondered how many nitwits could fall for this kind of nonsense.
Thanks to a recent class action settlement, we now know that there have
been quite a lot of them.
A class action suit filed in 2001 in Colorado settled recently, with
some quite amazing info in the documents available at
LEM stands for Leading Edge Marketing, the name used by the defendants
for several companies in the US, Canada, and the Bahamas.
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Stable link is https://jl.ly/Email/lemstuff.html
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