Re: [OT] Is this a hack/spam attempt

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Re: [OT] Is this a hack/spam attempt

Brian Dunning
On May 3, 2005, at 3:23 AM, Clive Bruton wrote:

> But, a friend who runs conferences says you have to be very careful  
> with registrations from certain areas, the purpose of the  
> registration is often immigration fraud.

Interesting - I've had at least ten of these on the Lasso Master  
Class registration form. Immigration fraud makes a certain amount of  
sense: the credit cards submitted are always WAY bogus (not even the  
right digits) so they're probably just seeing if they can get  
conference credentials out of someone for free.

:)

Brian Dunning
http://www.briandunning.com/lasso-training/

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