From the WeAreSpammers blog:
This looks like a fake get-rich-quick scam email which is actually intended to distribute malware.
Originating IP is 126.96.36.199 (OVH, Germany). Spamvertised domains are 8mailer.com on 188.8.131.52 (OVH, Germany) and promotesmetasearch.net on 184.108.40.206 (Serverius Holding, Netherlands).
This last one is kind of interesting, because a) it’s all in French and b) it contains a virus. The malware attempts to download an exploit kit from [donotclick]vodkkaredbuuull.chickenkiller.com/trm/requesting/requesting-pass_been_loaded.php
which is kind of unfriendly, hosted on the same IP address.
The WHOIS details show a completely different name and address from the one quoted on the email:
7043 W Avenue A4
Clearly the owner of promotemetasearch.net is up to no good, and I would suggest the Anthony Tomei connection might well be completely bogus.
Dear Future Millionaire,
Making $100,000 per month is not hard. In fact, there are 2 ways you accomplish this easy task of making money in a short period of time.
The first way is to…
Anthony Tomei is an Expert Internet Network Marketer. Anthony is known as the Master Marketer and practically gives away all of his secrets, methods and marketing techniques.
This email was sent by Promotes Metasearch, 710 E. Steve Wariner Dr., Vancouver, BC g1x3h4
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You should probably regard the domain chickenkiller.com as compromised and blog it. Additionall, allt he following IPs and domains are related and a probably malicious.
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