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Beware of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch email scam

Posted by: 3AW Online | 10 December, 2012 - 10:28 AM
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Email scammers are exploiting the death of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch to try and con people into handing over personal details.

The email declares that the recipient is a 'beneficiary' to the much-loved Victorians funds in the United Kingdom.

The Neil Mitchell Program will notify Police of the con.

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  • I have received the Dame Elizabeth Murdoch scam email and find it totally disgusting that the death of a great lady such as this should be exploited by vermin like these. The email I received is supposed to be from Alliegiance health Services but contact is I have reported it to the ACMA

    farmer Barb Tuesday 11 December, 2012 - 9:14 AM

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