Re: Dodgy website
- From: recursor <recursor@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2011 14:31:20 +0000
On 12/22/2011 12:56 AM, Rob Morley wrote:
On Wed, 21 Dec 2011 11:11:40 +0000
On 20/12/2011 22:37, recursor wrote:But it's full of spelling and grammar mistakes and altogether
The amazing thing is some people have been dumb enough to pay up
according to some of the newspaper articles.
Got asked to sort out a foaf's PC where their ISP had blocked their
'net access due to virus activity - turned out he'd had this *and*
paid the ransom, only to get even more rubbish.
Thing is, this person is not stupid just a little naive around PCs
and he had thought it was genuine...
I suspect a lot of people don't see beyond the Met Badge and the quasi-tech language. The grammar was dire but hey it correctly logged my location...to within a couple of hundred miles or so anyway.