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WARNING: Beware Of Romance MalwareMalware Short for "malicious software," this term means computer viruses and other types of programs that cybercriminals use to disrupt or access your computer, typically with the aim of gathering sensitive files and accounts./VirusVirus A computer program that can replicate itself and spread from computer to computer or file to file. It comes to life only when you take a specific action, such as running a particular program. ScamsScams A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost.

A Different Kind Of Romance Scam

This one comes To Your Inbox!

There are many kinds of junk emails that you will receive.

Some are product offerings, some are Phishing and Nigerian Style Money Scams.

But the most dangerous are the Malware Emails that usually have one of two ways to get you: they either include a dangerous attachment, or they get you to click a link.

Here is a perfect example of this:

Source Email Address:  Irena C. <jens@eschenfeld.de>

Subject:  Always looking out

Ave dear

I am romantic, quiet, merry person. I am fond of adventures and traveling.

I like spending time in a family circle and with friends http://link.vpn.by/?id=465151 At the same time I like outdoor activities. I am looking for man who will be able to share emotions with me and protect me in difficult life situations.

Enjoy

Irena C

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