Maybe the guy genuinely won a Mac from that site and couldn't resist but
share the news with the rest of the world?! :-D
We will never know.

On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 10:45 AM, tee <weblis...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Lea,
>
> The message of that spam is very familiar. I received similar messages from
> friends and a number of people I know in the past few months. It was very
> uncharacteristic  to receive this sort of email from friends so I emailed
> them and learned that their gmail accounts got hacked and they were not
> aware of it.
>
> I don't remember seeing this guy's name, googled it, from his site I think
> his membership of wsg is legitimate. Maybe his gmail got hacked too.
>
> Anyone of us who uses an gmail account, maybe got hacked too without our
> knowledge. It's unlikely for any gmail user knows about his/her account got
> hacked unless notified the recipient who received a spam mail. Maybe there
> is a way to do this but I don't know. I changed my password after my friend
> told me she didn't spam my mailbox :-)
>
> tee
>
>
> On Aug 12, 2010, at 2:24 AM, Lea de Groot wrote:
>
> > This is exactly the sort of spam we don't want here.
> > This user is now banned with extreme prejudice.
> > Please don't click the link as it will only encourage them!
> >
> > Hopefully no one else will take this as a hint for what to post here, or
> I will have to pull out the tactical nukes :(
> >
> > warmly,
> > Lea
> > --
> > Lea de Groot
> > WSG Core Member
> >
>
>
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