SPAM TEXTS PHISHING LINKS SMS SCAM
Fake job offer! Beware!! From: firstname.lastname@example.org ATTN:
Hitachi Tokyo Iron & Steel Ltd would like to offer you an opportunity to represent our company in areas of accounting and finance. We believe your expertise would be very useful in moving our projects in a right direction and possibly grow our business frontiers. Please let us know if you would be interested in learning more, because our company is looking for capable hands to work with as our foreign business representative.
It would be a great pleasure to hear from you.
Hitachi Tokyo Iron & Steel Ltd
Hitachi Omori 2nd Building
Tokyo, 140-8573, Japan
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