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

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