menardconnect.com

Tech, Games, Blogging and Other Random Thoughts

Search results:

SMS Scam: Wrong Pasaload, Please Send It Back To Me

Posted on November 8, 2016  in Personal Experiences

We got this SMS Scam yesterday. And as a public service to the readers of this blog, I am dissecting this sms scam attempt so that we can all avoid falling victim. The sms scam is a 2-part text. The first message Sender: +63 907 664 9375 808 1/2 06-Nov 07:45: P200 has been transferred […]

,

[Top]

SMS Scam: Roaming Number Charges, Send 200 to 808 Scam

Posted on January 18, 2016  in Blog Experiences, Personal Experiences

Got this sms spam and scam… Basically it says that my account was charged with 200 pesos because I called and texted a roaming number. And to cancel this 200 pesos “charged” to my account, I need to send message to 808 containing a specified number (09120009743 in my case) <space> 200, and reply to […]

, ,

[Top]

Sam Mendoza SMS Scam 2015… Still alive and kicking

Posted on May 25, 2015  in Blog Experiences, Personal Experiences

I receive several reports that a certain Sam is making some SMS Scam rounds again this year. Background: Several years ago I created a blog post awareness about an SMS Scam featuring one Sam Mendoza. She patterned it from a similar scam a year before (the Marie Velasco SMS Scam in 2009). That blog post […]

, ,

[Top]

SMS Scam: Load Me, Maybe?

Posted on July 25, 2012  in Blog Experiences

Aside from the usual “This is my new roaming number SMS Scam” and Sam Mendoza SMS SCAM, I got this new SMS Scam who got a more direct and aggressive approach! And I’m tagging it as Load Me, Maybe SMS Scam load mo cell ko#09xxx061830 kahit 10lang lea e2 txt po kita. Rough english translation […]

[Top]

SMS Scam: This is my New Roaming Number – 2012 Edition

Posted on June 6, 2012  in Personal Experiences

This is not a new sms scam. I originally posted about the similar sms spam and scam last October 2009. But I am amazed that scammers are still active so I am sharing it again as an awareness campaign to my friends and readers. This one I got today: Sender Number: +639065539031 Message: Musta na […]

[Top]

SMS SCAM ALERT: Sam Mendoza, the new Marie Velasco

Posted on May 17, 2010  in Blog Experiences

Note: This post is an awareness campaign to all readers of this blog. Beware! There is a recycled SMS spam and website spam making rounds that in the Philippines patterned after Marie Velasco, Anna Marie Velasco, Marie Bacolod scams. New name of the girl in the SMS scam and website scam is Sam Mendoza so […]

[Top]

SMS Scam: This is my New Roaming Number

Posted on October 13, 2009  in Personal Experiences

We got hold of a new SMS scam. Actually this is not new, but this sms message has been discussed in the comments of my previous Hon Load Mo Ako text scam post. I am just distressed that after the sad events brought by typhoons Ondoy and Pepeng, these scammers are back to their scheming […]

[Top]

SMS Scam: Will the Real Anna Marie Velasco Please Stand Up

Posted on August 10, 2009  in Personal Experiences

A follow up post on the Marie Velasco SMS Scam Me, my friend (Fe Ann) and some readers of this blog are receiving some constant follow-up SMS messages from our scammer friend Anna Marie Velasco: SMS#1 Gud evening po, c marie po to, ung humihingi ng tulong makapunta ng maynila.. Ma22lungan nio po b ako? […]

[Top]

SMS Scam: Marie Velasco

Posted on August 1, 2009  in Personal Experiences

I got hold of another SMS scam. Got these consecutive SMS messages around 5am~6am this morning (thought it was really urgent). SMS Part 1 Pued po b akong humingi ng 2long sa inyo? I’m marie, 21yo freshgrad po from Bacolod City. Ggawin ko po ang lahat ng kpalit na gusto nio, ma2lungan nyo lng po […]

[Top]

SMS Spam Alert: Grace Poe Foundation Spam

Posted on April 24, 2014  in Personal Experiences

It’s been a long time since I got some SMS Spam. So imagine my surprise when I got this one yesterday morning (April 23). SMS Details: Sender: +639123745771 Congrat’s Ur sim#had won. Php780,000.2nd price.winner.From.”grace poe”FOUNDATION” to claim ur prize.Plz.call me now..I’m sec.rey v.acosta.Dti#6303s14 So this type of “You just won XXX thousand pesoses, Call me […]

,

[Top]