Latest SPAMs, SCAMs and Hoaxes

Alerts, tips and advice about latest SPAM and hoax messages. A database of latest SPAMs, SCAMs, Hoaxes, Junk e-mails, PHISHING attacks, phishing scams, bogus virus or worm warnings, internet scams, urban legends in circulation. Let’s make the web more safer, pleasant and productive environment.

[INFO] Scam Baiting (scambaiting)

Scam baiting is a form of Internet vigilantism where the vigilante poses as a potential victim to the scammer in order to waste their time, gather information that will be of use to authorities, or publicly humiliate the scammer.

It is primarily used to fight the 419 Nigerian advance-fee scam and can be done either out of a sense of civic duty or as a form of amusement...!

So there is huge scope for developing scam baiting as a sport!!

For beginners, here is a good web page with Hints & Tips for Scam Baiting:

For more details, please visit :

Happy hunting!

0 Responses to “[INFO] Scam Baiting (scambaiting)”

Post a Comment

Links to this post

Create a Link

Bookmark and Share


Powered by Blogger

Latest SPAMs, SCAMs and Hoaxes | 2009-2017

Learn How to Identify a SPAM or Hoax message | More SPAM/Hoax Information at:


Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 License.