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Phishing attack promises a free version of Windows 8

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    Phishing attack promises a free version of Windows 8

    On Friday, Microsoft launched Windows 8 to consumers.

    Today, the experts at SophosLabs have intercepted a phishing attack which plays upon interest in the new operating system.

    Here is an example email, pretending to come from "Microsoft Windows 8 Team", that was caught in our traps:
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    A Guy

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  2. #2

    Posts : 17
    Win 7

    rather obvious from the flaws in it but there are gullible people everywhere. Window 8 instead of windows, a comma between submit and your, "Because of the window vital user". They no speaky ingish well enough to be from real microsoft, which is just as well I imagine.
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Phishing attack promises a free version of Windows 8
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