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    robofish is offline Associate Member
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    Need some advice

    My internet source has jsut dissapeared so ive gottn a new one and was wondering do cops pose as sources by email and whats the best way to protcte my self and such? My old source im not worried about but now that hes not emailing back im talking to this new guy who is giving me good referances but id still like to know some tips to see if he is legit.

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    Did this new source contact you or did you initiate contact with him?

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    dec11 is offline 'everything louder than everything else'
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    Quote Originally Posted by robofish View Post
    My internet source has jsut dissapeared so ive gottn a new one and was wondering do cops pose as sources by email and whats the best way to protcte my self and such? My old source im not worried about but now that hes not emailing back im talking to this new guy who is giving me good referances but id still like to know some tips to see if he is legit.
    c'mon man, how long is a piece of string? you are leaving yourself open to scamming by fishing like this

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    i contacted him. and naw i dont want emails or pm's i just want to know if i can encript my messages or hide my ip address. just need some tips on computer stuff

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    Quote Originally Posted by robofish View Post
    i contacted him. and naw i dont want emails or pm's i just want to know if i can encript my messages or hide my ip address. just need some tips on computer stuff
    i'd go for an appropriate IT forum then, your not gona get much joy in AAS Q&A

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    robofish is offline Associate Member
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    wich section would be best?

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    Quote Originally Posted by robofish View Post
    wich section would be best?
    theres an IT section at the bottom of the forums menu, dont know how active it is. just google it mate

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