Money for jam: a new kind of scam
In what appears to be a scam of a different kind, an email is doing the rounds offering people 10 percent of the money deposited in their bank accounts by outsiders.
The email starts off:
"Looking for a perspective (sic) and well-paid job in Australia?
1. If you are looking for a perspective and well-paid work in Australia (of more than 1000 $ aud in a week guaranteed).
2. If you are a Australian resident (Obligatory condition).
3. If you are over 18 (Obligatory condition)."
A link with the text "Check up our site for the further information" follows, advising the readers to "Click here (once)".
Clicking on this link take one to a webpage located at advinc-ma.netfirms.com which provides the following advice:
"My name is Andrew Colobanoff. I am an advertising manager of the A.I.C company. Our website address www.aicau.net
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