US income tax season spawns Internet spammer scams
Posted in: Spam at 12/04/2010 14:25
A wave of tax-related cyberscams is hitting the Internet.
With the federal tax-filing deadline looming, spam enticing Internet users to fill out bogus forms at faked IRS websites is flooding inboxes. And slick Web page promotions for overnight tax-preparation services and instant refunds are turning up in Google search results and Twitter micro-blog postings.