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Be Careful

Posted by dieseler CHG z5 (My Page) on
Mon, Oct 18, 10 at 17:22

This morning i ordered big bag of Perlite and was told Ups would have it delivered to home in 3 days.

Great !


This afternoon i get an email from << client @ups.com >> a zip file and i download to folder and open it.

BAM

my scanner says trogan so and so file was removed.

I then go back to folder and scan it and scanner say its clean, ok now im curious i know my scanner is decent so i dont worry and i open folder again

BAM

my scanner says trogan so and so file was removed.

Its some sort of file wih exe in it.


So i looked it up here http://www.etsy.com/forums_thread.php?thread_id=6655776


Sure enough its been going around.


Wierd that this happened the day i placed an order t5o be delivered by UPS ?


I know some of you members will or have been ordering plants and such .

Just be Careful if you get email from

client @ups.com with a parcel number in the subject line.


I was lucky and hope this may help others who may order fig plants or perlite etc etc for there hobby.

Best Health
Martin


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RE: Be Careful

  • Posted by noss 9 Lafayette, LA (My Page) on
    Mon, Oct 18, 10 at 22:22

Thanks Martin. Isn't it pathetic that some people have to be destructive like that, for fun! I wish there was a way to do a reverse zap on them and short-circuit them out. I bet they'd scream about that.

noss


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RE: Be Careful

Hi Martin,
This is certianly great info to know!

I have gotten a few emails recently from ups in my junk file but never opened them because I had not ordered anything.

I'm glad it worked out for you and didn't harm your computer.

Noss~
I LOVE your way of thinking! :)

JoJo


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RE: Be Careful

  • Posted by noss 9 Lafayette, LA (My Page) on
    Tue, Oct 19, 10 at 22:36

Hi JoJo,

Other people were NOT put on this Earth for others to play with.

Some people need to get lives.

noss


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RE: Be Careful

I just can not understand the mentality of those who get their pleasure from hurting other people. I have an email system which thinks every thing is junk. So I scan my Junk email and only save the ones from people I know and the rest is deleted.
Every day I receive 100 emails from people who want to sell me drugs and Viagra. Don't these people get a day off.


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