Thailand Elite spam campaign - September 6, 2008
|The infamous Thailand Elite program has now turned to a spamming campaign. It appears they are using the Australian Chamber of Commerce member database as their mailing list.
Incredibly, the email comes with a 3MB graphic attachment (right).
To make the experience complete, the text is written in an advertising style common in Thai, stoking the ego of the recipient by telling them how far above other people they are and how purchasing the product will elevate them even further:
...Because of the elevated position and standing you have achieved in life, you have been personally selected for Thailand Elite membership. Please consider this a personal invitation, on behalf of both my ministry and the people of Thailand, to you to take up Thailand Elite membership and join this selected and privileged community as the details attached...