Beware of emails from China Net Technology Limited
May 15, 2008
A client of ours forwarded us an email from China Net Technology Limited asking us if we thought it was legitimate. The email is purporting to be querying the breach of a foreign trade mark in China along the lines of this:
We are the department of registration service in ASIA . I have something need to confirm with you. We have received an application formally, one company named “YingQuan Holdings Limited” applies for…
I looked up cnirc.hk on Google and discovered a previously (to me) unknown feature of Google. I got a nice little warning in the search listings saying: “This site may harm your computer”—thanks Google.
Anyway, to answer my client’s question, I’d say this is definitely spam.