How you can see that the cyber crooks are preparing for XMas

I start this post with the


Don’t fall for these scams!

You will never get money or vouchers like this.




I see a lot of these messages in my Spam folder:


  1. PayPal payment received




Report Spam


Your account has been credited with $563.50
Click Here to Claim

If you don’t want to get any more e-mails please




  1. Malware as invoice



Dear Customer

Your invoice appears below. Please remit payment at your earliest convenience.

Thank you for your business – we appreciate it very much.

Dwain Dale Courier Service


3. Received Google Voucher



Report Spam

You have just received a Google Voucher of $500, claim below:
==> Claim Now

If you don’t want to get any more e-mails please




4. Shipping update for your order




And many more…


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Sorin Mustaca

Sorin Mustaca, (ISC)2 CSSLP, CompTIA Security+ and Project+, is working since year 2000 in the IT Security industry and worked between 2003-2014 for Avira as Product Manager for the known products used by over 100 million users world-wide. Today he is an independent IT Security Consultant focusing on Cybersecurity, secure software development and security for IoT and Automotive. He is also running his personal blog Sorin Mustaca on Cybersecurity and is the author of the free eBook Improve your security .

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