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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2008 1:21 am    Post subject: Law suit filed vs. Messenger spam Reply with quote

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Washington state's top law enforcement official has filed suit against a man accused of bombarding end users with misleading messages designed to trick them into buying software to fix PC problems that don't exist.

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Wow, how many years are they behind current trends?
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2008 2:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That is what i was thinking when I read the title. Hello and welcome to 2002.
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