My yahoo mail has been compromised. If there are any messages from my yahoo mail address, please ignore.
P.S. Some friends recd. the following mail from the hacked account which I cannot access now. Luckily two of them consulted other friends to check whether it was genuine. In both cases there was an impulse to help.
> Date: Sat, 15 May 2010 17:12:32 -0700
> From: email@example.com
> Subject: I Need Your Help
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Hope you get this on time. Sorry I didn't inform you about my trip to UK for a program. I'm having
> some difficulties here because I misplaced my wallet on my way to the hotel where my money and
> other valuable documents are. Presently my passport and my things are being held down by the
> hotel management pending the time I make payment.
> I would like you to assist me with a loan of £1,800 to pay my hotel bills and to get myself back
> home. I will appreciate whatever you can afford to assist me with. I'll Refund the money back to
> you as soon as I return. Let me know if you can be of any help as soon as possible. I don't have a
> phone where I can be reached, please let me know your response immediately
> Best Regards,