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To make things easier to submit a site to the various Search Engines, we recommend AceBit's Hello Engines currently in version 10 for under £100 and this version will allow submission of up to ten different websites (Free version allows submission for two websites).

Also available is the professional version of Hello Engines, called AESOPS 10 which currently costs approximately €350/£280 for an unlimited number of web sites.

 

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danger iconYet another infected email today, this time with a spoofed or false sender, alledgedly from dartford-crossing-charge.service.g*v.uk which is actually sent from asianet.co.th so it's actually sent from some spammers/hackers based in Thailand. An infected file is attached, this time an Excel file.

Further details about this hack can be safely found on the myonlinesecurity website. As always, treat any unrecognised emails with attachments with extreme caution and delete then and never, ever view...


danger iconI've had a couple of quite strange emails recently.

There's been a number from someone at webwindows.co.uk offering me banner space on a daily national newspaper. Can only assume these are from someone who has added me without permission to their business spam mailing list.

Then an attempt to con me into opening an infected file in Dropbox. I did not recognise the sender nor was there any reason for me to expect to recieve UPDATE_VACATIONS_SCHEDULE_09_2015.pdf. I also (eventually) noticed it...


danger iconPremium Charging MI Package for Merchant 17143013 pretending to come from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a malicious word doc  attachment  is another one from the current bot runs which try to download various Trojans and password stealers especially banking credential stealers, which may include cridex, dridex, dyreza and various  Zbots, cryptolocker, ransomware and loads of other malware on your computer.

Further details can be found on the My Online Security...


danger iconRE: Voice message from 077######90 pretending to come from tel: 077######90 <non-mail-user {AT} voiplicity.co.uk>;with  a zip attachment is another one from the current bot runs which try to download various Trojans and password stealers especially banking credential stealers, which may include cridex, dridex, dyreza and various  Zbots, cryptolocker, ransomware and loads of other malware on your computer.

Further details of this infected WAV attachment can...


danger iconLatest fake infected eMail comes with a subject of Invoice: with a random set of characters and in my case the content was "Hi,Please find attached a recharge invoice for your broadband. Many Thanks.Random Name" All one line and no punctuation as shown.

It's yet another infection that is tryingto get you to open the Doc attachment which according to MXLab.eu is a 49kB attached file is named veizaioj_87B9A16BB5.doc (characters will vary) is a malicious Word file with embedded macro that will...


danger iconSecond of two infected email warnings recieved today.

This one basically warns you to that payment is overdue.

Financial department report that You failed to file statements copies of month are attached below.
Please be noticed that from Thursday fine amounts are going to be imposed.
Please consider this e-mail as rather crucial so do not distribute to call our colleagues.
Sarah Lewis

The appalling grammar is a bit of a giveaway. The attached files, if you were to download them would run a file...


danger iconFirst of two infected email warnings recieved today.

This one basically asks you to resubmit an invoice for payment, or should that be infoice?

Kindly advise You that fee schedules received yesterday include two defects in amounts.
Please mail corrected infoices according to the enclosed files.
Our company will pay new invoices in four days.
Rebecca Smith

The attached files, if you were to download them would run a file that would at the least infect your computer, at worst, would send your...


danger iconThe dreaded, and dreadful, Nigerian 419 Scams are still dropping into our inboxes from time to time. I don't know if the scammers think our attention span is so poor we'll forget about them if they stop sending them for a while or not?

These scams attempt to con the reader into sending their bank details off to total strangers who pretend to offer you the chance to "help them out" by transferring funds from some bank account wherever it may be, into yours to basically launder it, then transfer...


danger iconYour latest invoice from The Fuelcard Company UK Ltd pretending to come from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a malicious word doc or Excel XLS spreadsheet attachment  is another one from the current bot runs which try to download various Trojans and password stealers especially banking credential stealers. They are using email addresses and subjects that will entice a user to read the email and open the attachment.

The contents of the spoof email are similar to the following:

Please find your...


danger iconA second round of infected emails hitting my inbox today! This time the Subject starts with "Statement from" and follows with a random firm's name. This evening I've received infected emails from a couple of random firms, whose names are all in Capitals so a bit of a giveaway there.

The content is pretty similar and punctuation is pretty appaling. Of course this email is NOT sent by the firms mentioned but the firm's email address is spoofed and their accounts have not been hacked...