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Philippe Rubbers
Engineering
SCM, South Africa, Joined Nov 1998, 21

Philippe Rubbers

Engineering
SCM,
South Africa,
Joined Nov 1998
21
00:18 Jul-05-2008
NDT scam to get personal details

Dear collegues.

I have just recieved an e-mail which appears to have obtained my e-mail address from this forum.
This e-mail requests perfonal information for what appears to be the NDT conference in China, but I believe it to be a scam.

Below is the letter.
Has anyone else had a similar request for information, and is it genuine?

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
Mr. Rubbers,

I am helping the ChSNDT in international communications. Please see the forwarded message requesting you to fill out eh attached information form. The ChSNDT made a mistake in you e-mail address's domain name. I have corrected it and therefore re-send the message to you.

Evan Choi
President
Power Choice Technical Services, Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1-416-918-2537

-----Original Message-----
From: chsndt [mailto:chsndt2008@163.com]
Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:15 AM
To: Evan Choi
Subject: ת·¢: failure notice

Dear Mr. Choi,
Would you please help us to send the following email to Mr. Rubbers? His
email address is philippe.rubbers@eskomco.za
Thank you so much for your great help.
Sincerely yours,
Wang

-----ÓʼþÔ­¼þ-----
·¢¼þÈË: chsndt [mailto:chsndt@public2.sta.net.cn]
·¢ËÍʱ¼ä: 2008Äê7ÔÂ4ÈÕ 15:08
ÊÕ¼þÈË: chsndt
Ö÷Ìâ: Fw: failure notice


----- Original Message -----
From: "chsndt"
To:
Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:50 PM
Subject: Re: failure notice


> Dear Sir,
>
> I am so sorry to send you mail late as we were waiting for the decision of
which department helps us to do the official invitation letter. Now we have
got the information that a diplomatic department in Beijing will help us to
do that. They need you to fill in the forms attached, that is the
information they need. When we get the invitation letter, we will post you
by express. Thus please provide the full, correct post address when you fill
the form. Please note our 17WCNDT will be postponed from Oct. 25 to 28,
2008.
>
> Your kind understanding and support is highly appreciated.
>
> Sincerely your,
>
> Secretary of ChSNDT
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From:
> To:
> Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2008 2:58 PM
> Subject: failure notice
>
>
>> Hi. This is Rockmail at mail2.sh163.net.
>> I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the following
addresses.
>> This is a permanent error; I've given up. Sorry it didn't work out.
>>
>> :
>> Sorry, I couldn't find any host named eskomco.za. (#5.1.2)
>>
>> --- Enclosed is a copy of the message.
>>



    
 
 
S.R.G.PRABHU
S.R.G.PRABHU
03:22 Jul-05-2008
Re: NDT scam to get personal details

Hi Rubbers,
This is scam for sure. I have been receiving hundreds of fake 'offers from all over the world. Always look for the senders email id with domain name as yahoo.com or hotmail .com where any one can create n id like shell recruit @yahoo.co.uk
No company will offer a job just like that.
regards
Prabhu

----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Dear collegues.
: I have just recieved an e-mail which appears to have obtained my e-mail address from this forum.
: This e-mail requests perfonal information for what appears to be the NDT conference in China, but I believe it to be a scam.
: Below is the letter.
: Has anyone else had a similar request for information, and is it genuine?
: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
: Mr. Rubbers,
: I am helping the ChSNDT in international communications. Please see the forwarded message requesting you to fill out eh attached information form. The ChSNDT made a mistake in you e-mail address's domain name. I have corrected it and therefore re-send the message to you.
: Evan Choi
: President
: Power Choice Technical Services, Inc.
: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
: +1-416-918-2537
: -----Original Message-----
: From: chsndt [mailto:chsndt2008@163.com]
: Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:15 AM
: To: Evan Choi
: Subject: ת·¢: failure notice
: Dear Mr. Choi,
: Would you please help us to send the following email to Mr. Rubbers? His
: email address is philippe.rubbers@eskomco.za
: Thank you so much for your great help.
: Sincerely yours,
: Wang
: -----ÓʼþÔ­¼þ-----
: ·¢¼þÈË: chsndt [mailto:chsndt@public2.sta.net.cn]
: ·¢ËÍʱ¼ä: 2008Äê7ÔÂ4ÈÕ 15:08
: ÊÕ¼þÈË: chsndt
: Ö÷Ìâ: Fw: failure notice
:
: ----- Original Message -----
: From: "chsndt"
: To:
: Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:50 PM
: Subject: Re: failure notice
:
: > Dear Sir,
: >
: > I am so sorry to send you mail late as we were waiting for the decision of
: which department helps us to do the official invitation letter. Now we have
: got the information that a diplomatic department in Beijing will help us to
: do that. They need you to fill in the forms attached, that is the
: information they need. When we get the invitation letter, we will post you
: by express. Thus please provide the full, correct post address when you fill
: the form. Please note our 17WCNDT will be postponed from Oct. 25 to 28,
: 2008.
: >
: > Your kind understanding and support is highly appreciated.
: >
: > Sincerely your,
: >
: > Secretary of ChSNDT
: >
: > ----- Original Message -----
: > From:
: > To:
: > Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2008 2:58 PM
: > Subject: failure notice
: >
: >
: >> Hi. This is Rockmail at mail2.sh163.net.
: >> I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the following
: addresses.
: >> This is a permanent error; I've given up. Sorry it didn't work out.
: >>
: >> :
: >> Sorry, I couldn't find any host named eskomco.za. (#5.1.2)
: >>
: >> --- Enclosed is a copy of the message.
: >>
------------ End Original Message ------------




    
 
 
Rolf Diederichs
Director, Editor
NDT.net, Germany, Joined Nov 1998, 602

Rolf Diederichs

Director, Editor
NDT.net,
Germany,
Joined Nov 1998
602
06:38 Jul-05-2008
Re: NDT scam to get personal details
Hi Philippe,

Since April 2007 email addresses in forum messages are displayed in a robot save method as well all email addresses of members' profiles, but it is possible that old form messages have been scanned by email robots.

Best regards
Rolf

----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Dear collegues.
: I have just recieved an e-mail which appears to have obtained my e-mail address from this forum.
: This e-mail requests perfonal information for what appears to be the NDT conference in China, but I believe it to be a scam.
: Below is the letter.
: Has anyone else had a similar request for information, and is it genuine?
: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
: Mr. Rubbers,
: I am helping the ChSNDT in international communications. Please see the forwarded message requesting you to fill out eh attached information form. The ChSNDT made a mistake in you e-mail address's domain name. I have corrected it and therefore re-send the message to you.
: Evan Choi
: President
: Power Choice Technical Services, Inc.
: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
: +1-416-918-2537
: -----Original Message-----
: From: chsndt [mailto:chsndt2008@163.com]
: Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:15 AM
: To: Evan Choi
: Subject: ת·¢: failure notice
: Dear Mr. Choi,
: Would you please help us to send the following email to Mr. Rubbers? His
: email address is philippe.rubbers@eskomco.za
: Thank you so much for your great help.
: Sincerely yours,
: Wang
: -----ÓʼþÔ­¼þ-----
: ·¢¼þÈË: chsndt [mailto:chsndt@public2.sta.net.cn]
: ·¢ËÍʱ¼ä: 2008Äê7ÔÂ4ÈÕ 15:08
: ÊÕ¼þÈË: chsndt
: Ö÷Ìâ: Fw: failure notice
:
: ----- Original Message -----
: From: "chsndt"
: To:
: Sent: Friday, July 04, 2008 3:50 PM
: Subject: Re: failure notice
:
: > Dear Sir,
: >
: > I am so sorry to send you mail late as we were waiting for the decision of
: which department helps us to do the official invitation letter. Now we have
: got the information that a diplomatic department in Beijing will help us to
: do that. They need you to fill in the forms attached, that is the
: information they need. When we get the invitation letter, we will post you
: by express. Thus please provide the full, correct post address when you fill
: the form. Please note our 17WCNDT will be postponed from Oct. 25 to 28,
: 2008.
: >
: > Your kind understanding and support is highly appreciated.
: >
: > Sincerely your,
: >
: > Secretary of ChSNDT
: >
: > ----- Original Message -----
: > From:
: > To:
: > Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2008 2:58 PM
: > Subject: failure notice
: >
: >
: >> Hi. This is Rockmail at mail2.sh163.net.
: >> I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the following
: addresses.
: >> This is a permanent error; I've given up. Sorry it didn't work out.
: >>
: >> :
: >> Sorry, I couldn't find any host named eskomco.za. (#5.1.2)
: >>
: >> --- Enclosed is a copy of the message.
: >>
------------ End Original Message ------------




    
 
 
Evan Choi
Evan Choi
20:57 Aug-06-2009
Re: NDT scam to get personal details
In Reply to Philippe Rubbers at 00:18 Jul-05-2008 (Opening).

Mr. Rubbers,

I was surprised to find this discussion forum with my e-mail message to you last year. I want to assure you that my message and the forwarded e-mail from Chinese Society of NDT (ChSNDT) was genuine. I live in Canada and I was associated with the ChsNDT in the area of assisting them in communicating with potential presenters and participants of the 17th WCNDT eventually held in Shanghai in October. ChSNDT had many e-mail addresses wrong and their own mail server had a domain name of @168.com. This domain name was blocked by many corporate servers.

Somehow, through my Canadian mailbox I was able to reach many people the ChSNDT couldn't and I believe you were one of them. Did you end up attending the 17 WCNDT?

Evan Choi
President - Power Choice Technical Service
Toronto, Canada
+1-416-918-2537

    
 
 

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