Tech – for Everyone

Tech Tips and Tricks & Advice – written in plain English.

Kabo wants me to call…

You may not believe me when I tell you this, but..

I have never met, or spoken to, anyone named “Kabo”..

There is much I could say here.

But I think all I am going to say today is, I would have to have my head examined if I considered opening this.

‘Cuz, ya’ know, there has kinda been this email Rule, like, from the very beginning? It goes: If You Don’t Recognize The Sender, Delete It Immediately And Unopened.

And there’s darned good reasons for that Rule: scuzball scammers like this spammer.

Don’t be a victim. Exercise good, healthy, “paranoid common sense” on the Internet. Protecting yourself is your responsibility – not some mythical Internet Police Good Guy force… (Hate to tell you, but there is no such thing.)

Today’s quote:Continuous, unflagging effort, persistence and determination will win. Let not the man be discouraged who has these.” ~ James Whitcomb Riley

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July 30, 2012 - Posted by | advice, hackers, Internet, Internet scam, Phishing, security, tech |


  1. […] Kabo wants me to call… […]


    Pingback by Flex The Muscle of Gmail’s Search Options « What's On My PC | July 31, 2012 | Reply

  2. Thanks for reminding everyone Paul ! Love the work you do to help others as always !


    Comment by tamaraduquette | July 31, 2012 | Reply

    • tamaraduquette,
      The bad guys are using psychology to try to craft lures our curiosity cannot resist (or overtly appeal to our basest natures – sex, greed, etc.) so we need to arm ourselves with a little “psychology” too. I call it “paranoid common sense”, but others might call it, “resist the urge to look”, or “just say no (to opening unsolicited mail)”.


      Comment by techpaul | July 31, 2012 | Reply

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