[SIGCIS-Members] more SIGCIS spam

Warren R. Carithers wrc at cs.rit.edu
Mon Nov 27 11:41:54 PST 2017


On Mon, 27 Nov 2017, Paul Edwards wrote:
> 
> Hi all - I?ve received one spam email from this person via SIGCIS,
> and now s/he is following up with another.
>
> Anyone else being harassed by him/her ? or possibly ?it??
>
> Given the other recent spam, it?s looking like there is some back door
> to the member directory.

I've received a couple of emails from this person which were virtually
identical to the one you forwarded, down to the "The Special Interest
Group for Computers, Information, and Society Directory" part, which
suggests that you're correct.  However, neither was sent to the email
address I gave SIGCIS.

Just this morning I finally received my own copy of the phishing email
containing the "SIGCIS.pdf" file.  I haven't opened it.

- Warren

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