Scam alert: [Fwd: Thank you from One Laptop per Child]

pgf at pgf at
Sun Nov 16 13:32:05 EST 2008

this mail was/is legitimate, and is part of the G1G1 launch
starting tomorrow.  the links go through a redirector so that
OLPC can see statistics on click-through responses.

i understand completely why it made you nervous, however.  we'll
consult with our mailing partner to find out what we can do about
the URLs in future mailings.


chris wrote:
 > I got an email that claimed to be
 > from negroponte at asking for
 > help with G1G1 but all the links were
 > not to where they said they were from.
 > I think it may be phishing or a scam
 > of some sort.  For example, the link
 > to actually goes to:
 > -WeF7IC2D-9hgtkisNsRQucVAv9EIRn_l9kuHNU3G29iDeWY5_C765ZwGWtDddYPQ==
 > Be warned.
 > _______________________________________________
 > Devel mailing list
 > Devel at

 paul fox, pgf at
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