Map Contacts Google Earth Scam

February 22, 2009


Today we will analyze another E-Mail Scam attempt based on Fake Software Marketing.

From: New Map Contacts

Date: 21 February 2009 23:48

Subject: Download Map Contacts for Google Earth

And here the content:


View your Friends & Family on Google Earth – Also explore the earth’s most viewed locations

Google Earth is a Free software which allows you to view the world from the comfort of your PC. There is now a great new add-on for Google Earth which allows you to easily map all your contacts.

Your Earth Code: 6208

This great new feature allows you to display your friends and family on Google Earth and view their locations and surrounding areas.

Your Earth Code: 6208

– Easily add friends and family to your Google Earth
– Navigate and see the best locations earth has to offer
– Display your friends and family on the map for easy viewing

Once you receive this software be prepared to fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings and even explore galaxies in the sky.

Your Earth Code: 6208

Best Regards,

Larry Walters
Map Contacts for Earth

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or write to:

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Panama Ciudad
Republica de Panama


By Dissecting infobullettinity we can see a silent redirection to

The website publicized Map-Contact, a plugin to bookmark you contacts on Google Earth, Home page is full of download now but when you click on Download Now you’re redirected to a site for Credit Card Payments.

After inserting Promotion Code, we discover that this Website offers an accet to some fake software at 3 Year Unlimited VIP Access & Support for ONLY $54.95 $12.97/year (best value!) 🙂

Victims will give Credit Card data and no software will be delivered!

Look at the end of E-Mail.. again Panama 🙂

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