Could this be the most stupid spam I have ever received?

Here’s a spam email I just received:

Perfume keyword spam

"I am not sure if you're aware of why your ranked this low.."

Err.. I know this is a long shot, but could it possibly be because our website has nothing to do with perfume?

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Later on in the email there’s a great P.S:

PS in perfume spam

What does this guy know that I don't.

What indeed..


Graham Cluley is an award-winning keynote speaker who has given presentations around the world about cybersecurity, hackers, and online privacy. A veteran of the computer security industry since the early 1990s, he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows, makes regular media appearances, and is the co-host of the popular "Smashing Security" podcast. Follow him on Twitter, Mastodon, Threads, Bluesky, or drop him an email.

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