Oh boy... virus spam that claims to be from the FBI

published: 25 Feb 2004 | tags:

Found while cleaning out some dark recesses of my server:

Ladies and Gentlemen,
Downloading of Movies, MP3s and Software is illegal and punishable by law.

We hereby inform you that your computer was scanned under the IP . The contents of your computer were confiscated as an
evidence, and you will be indicated. In the next days you will receive the
charge in writing. In the Reference code: #15007, are all files, that we
found on your computer.

The sender address of this mail was masked, to fend off mail bombs.

- You get more detailed information by the Federal Bureau of Investigation
- Department for "Illegal Internet Downloads", Room 7350
- 935 Pennsylvania Avenue
- Washington, DC 20535, USA
- (202) 324-3000

Attached was a virus.