Simon Ashton hoax (?)

  prester-john 22:38 29 Mar 2009
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I've had an email warning me against opening anything received from one 'Simon Ashton', with the request to pass the message on to all my friends. It looks to have all the hallmarks of a hoax.

Anyone know anything more definite?

  rdave13 22:42 29 Mar 2009
  laurie53 07:08 30 Mar 2009

Why would you want to open an e-mail out of the blue from a total stranger anyway?

It's surely suspicious by its very nature.

  Cockney Rebel 07:16 30 Mar 2009

click here
I would never open any unexpected mails anyway.

  prester-john 21:27 30 Mar 2009

Thank you for all replies received, specially the 'Click-here's. I've passed them on to the person (whom I know) who "warned" me.

And No, I don't open unexpected mails from strangers either, but too many people do. It helps keep viruses in circulation.

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