1 Reply Latest reply on Nov 14, 2010 7:36 AM by Atlas King

    Bogus Adobe 'offer'?

    Atlas King

      I found an e-mail in my box today with this offer, ostensibly on an Adobe product:

       

       

      Subject:  Action Required : Active Your New Adobe PDF Reader
      From:  "Adobe PDF Support" [edited by host]
      Date:  Sun, November 14, 2010 4:34 pm

       

       

       

      REF: INTRODUCING UPGRADED ADOBE ACROBAT 2010

      Dear Customers,


      Adobe is pleased to announce new version upgrades for Adobe Acrobat 2010.


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      Advanced features include:


      - Collaborate across borders

      - Create rich, polished PDF files from any application that prints

      - Ensure visual fidelity

      - Encrypt and share PDF files more securely

      - Use the standard for document archival and exchange


      To upgrade and enhance your work productivity today, go to:


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      If you have any question please contact us at: support@adobe-pro-software.com


      Best regards,

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      Adobe Acrobat

      Copy rights © Adobe Acrobat 2010 - All Rights Reserved

      Website: [edited by host]

       

       

       

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      Am I being paranoid about this looking bogus with the sub-second grade English in the title ("Activate your new Adobe Reader" might have been more plausable) along with a domain that doesn't look quite right? Is it genuine or is this in fact about as real as a six dollar bill?

       

      bwob