Archive for month: October, 2012

Cold Call Virus Scam Update

Categories: Latest News & Updates

Update from Stay Smart Online:

Computer cold call virus scam update – scammers change tactics.

Scammers are always quick to adapt to changing circumstances.

Following international efforts by agencies to close down the infamous ‘Microsoft imposter scam‘, reported earlier this month, examples of scammers responding with new approaches have been noted.

More info at Stay Smart Online:!

MMNET Hoax Email Scams

Categories: Latest News & Updates

Beware of hoax emails designed to look like they’ve come from Montimedia. We will never send emails that request you to enter your personal information or redirect you to logon to any other site.

Montimedia will never send emails to you requesting you to enter any of your personal information.

Some hoax emails are poorly worded and may contain grammatical and spelling errors.

Be very cautious of any email that asks you to reply with or enter your personal details no matter how real it looks. Do not click on any links or open any attachments within the content of the e-mail.

A recent hoax email was distributed on the 11th October, 2012, and specifically refers to  YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT SPACE for your email account. Please See Below.

If you have accidently responded to this hoax email and sent your email settings please contact support immediately on 1300 79 49 69 to change your email password IMMEDIATELY.

Thank You

Montimedia Support


—–Original Message—–
From: Montimedia & mTelecom []
Sent: Thursday, 11 October 2012 8:07 AM
To: undisclosed-recipients:
Subject: Confirm Email Update

This message was sent automatically by a program on Webmail which
periodically checks the size of inboxes, where new messages are
received. The program is run weekly to ensure no one’s inbox grows
too large. If your inbox becomes too large, you will be unable to
receive new email. Just before this message was sent, you had 18
Megabytes (MB) or more of messages stored in your inbox on your
Webmail To help us re-set your SPACE on our database prior to
maintain your INBOX, you must reply to this e-mail and enter your:

Username {………..}

and Password  {…………..}

You will continue to receive this warning message periodically,
If your inbox size grows to 20 MB, then a program on Bates Webmail
will move your oldest email to a folder in your home directory to
ensure that you will continue to be able to receive in coming email.
You will be notified by email that this has taken place. If your
inbox grows to 25 MB, you will be unable to receive new email as
it will be returned to the sender. After you read a message, it is
best to REPLY and SAVE a copy.

Thank you for your cooperation
Montimedia & mTelecom