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Streamdirect TV a/k/a "Adober" gang

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Country: Canada
State: Quebec
*Many have now been arrested*. Spamming for many years. All fraud scam spam. Originally sold fake versions of Adobe/Skype, anti-virus programs, and other software, and unauthorized TV feeds. Have criminally hacked the accounts of ESPs and ESP customers to pump out their spam. Have serially abused cheap VPS servers from IPs at, which does not log connections and cannot trace abusers. Although a Canadian spam operation, they have a strong Russian influence.

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March 2012 spam sample sent via hacked ESP account

Received: from ( [])
by yyyyyau>; Tue, 20 Mar 2012 04:29:22 +1100 (EST)
Received: from Dynect ( by id yyyyyau>; Mon, 19 Mar 2012 12:52:25 +0000 (envelope-from<bouncesyyyyyyyy>)
Received: from admin-yyyyyy(unknown []) by (Postfix) with ESMTPA id yyyyyy for
<yyyyyyyyyy>; Mon, 19 Mar 2012 11:59:24 +0000
Organization: Adobe
From: "Adobe"<>
To: yyyyyyyyyyy
Subject: 2012_Release_-_New_PDF_Reader/Creator_Download
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 10:27:23 -0700
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary="----=SPLITOyyyyyyy"

Content-Type: text/plain; charset="windows-1252"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable

Get The New PDF Reader/Creator 2012 Release

Adobe is pleased to announce new version upgrades for Adobe Acrobat Reader

New Version Features :

- Open virtually any PDF document
- Edit PDF files like they are Word docs
- Convert PDFs to and from Office files
- Create completely original, unique PDFs
- Print PDF files with a single mouse click
- Save time by creating PDFs quicker
- Design professionally crafted documents

To upgrade and enhance your work productivity today, go to:

Our whole team has been working hard to satisfy your product needs=2E

Start downloading the update right now and let us know what you think =
about it=2E

We're working on making Adobe Acrobat Reader better all the time !

Copyright 2012 Adobe Systems Incorporated. All rights reserved=2E

Adobe Systems Incorporated
343 Preston Street
Ottawa, ON K1S 1N4

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