Here we go again ... Scam received via new user's profile!
Thread poster: Ulrike Kraemer
Ulrike Kraemer
Germany
Local time: 01:15
English to German
+ ...
Jul 23, 2009

I just received the following e-mail:

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You have been sent a message via ProZ.com.
Author: anscha Author's Profile: http://www.proz.com/profile/1101448
Author's IP address: 196.207.219.102
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HELLO
How are you? i hope you are fine, My name is Miss paulina,
I am browsing today in/www.proz.com so i come acrose your
profile with your email, it seams like some thing touches
me, i started having some feeling in me which i have never
experience in my life before, i decided to write you, l will
also like to know you the more,and l want you to send an
email to my email address so l can give you my picture for
you to know whom l am. Here is my email
address(paulina_24godwill@yahoo.com)
I believe we can move from here!
I am waiting for your mail to my email address above.
Miss paulina.



Miss Paulina's user name is anscha. Anybody interested in the services she has to offer?

Otherwise it might be a good idea for staff to remove the profile. I clicked on the "Report spam" link in the e-mail but don't know what will happen now.


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Giuseppina Gatta, MA (Hons)
Member (2005)
English to Italian
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It will be removed Jul 23, 2009

Hi,

It happened to me 3 or 4 times already, and every time I sent a request and the profile was removed.

Giusi


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Alejandro Cavalitto
Local time: 21:15
SITE STAFF
Thanks very much for reporting this Jul 23, 2009

Dear LittleBalu,

Thanks very much for reporting this. I have blocked this person from the site. Thanks for helping to make the site more secure for everyone!

Please submit a support request if you continue to receive unwanted email through your profile.

Best regards,

Alejandro Cavalitto
ProZ.com Staff


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Yasutomo Kanazawa  Identity Verified
Local time: 09:15
English to Japanese
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Is this a scam? Jul 23, 2009

LittleBalu wrote:

I just received the following e-mail:

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You have been sent a message via ProZ.com.
Author: anscha Author's Profile: http://www.proz.com/profile/1101448
Author's IP address: 196.207.219.102
-----------

HELLO
How are you? i hope you are fine, My name is Miss paulina,
I am browsing today in/www.proz.com so i come acrose your
profile with your email, it seams like some thing touches
me, i started having some feeling in me which i have never
experience in my life before, i decided to write you, l will
also like to know you the more,and l want you to send an
email to my email address so l can give you my picture for
you to know whom l am. Here is my email
address(paulina_24godwill@yahoo.com)
I believe we can move from here!
I am waiting for your mail to my email address above.
Miss paulina.



Miss Paulina's user name is anscha. Anybody interested in the services she has to offer?

Otherwise it might be a good idea for staff to remove the profile. I clicked on the "Report spam" link in the e-mail but don't know what will happen now.


It sounds more like getting to know you and start a relationship. What a lover boy, Littlebalu! (just kidding)


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