Oh, the ignominy!
On their way to search for clean IPs through which to send out yet another scam email, 419 con-artists (Mrs Sharon Goetz Massey) have recently started using Dilbert.comâ€™s recommendation feature in an attempt to bypass anti-spam filters — and it works. The use of Dilbert.comâ€™s clean IP reputation comes a month after 419 scammers used the same tactic on NYTimes.com â€˜email thisâ€™ feature.
One thing in InfoSec is certain: the bad guys will always in a way round whatever controls we put up an find ways to subvert legitimate tools an protocols.
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