Scam Emails and a bit of baiting

Caravan Camper Megastore Midland Financial Advice

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WARNING: These are scams. They are Emails sent to a honeytrap address only ever used for this purpose. Do not reply to these people, they will try to con you into paying out money in return for nothing.

CAVEAT: Please note that some of these Emails may be impersonating a genuine company or person. We wish to make it clear that any such name mentioned within these Emails has no connection to the scam. For the sake of searching, we leave these messages untouched, but we will respond to any concerns left in our comments.

From: Caravan & Camper Megastore Midland <[email protected]>
Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2017 16:13:03 +0000
Subject: Financial Advice


  • Financial Advice 2345555.pdf


Please find attached Financial advice document for your review

Let me know if you need any further assistance

Kind Regards

Technical Analysis

The attachment is flagged as suspicious by VirusTotal

This is a relatively new trick. When you open the PDF, you are presented with a login screen. After entering your login and password, you get to see the PDF. Meanwhile your details are forwarded to the hacker.

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