eldavojohn writes: "A huge push by spamming stock market scammers has just been initiated resulting in a 30% increase in spam worldwide. And over 500 million e-mails urging you to buy junk bond stocks. Stocks that spammers will drop after they fluctuate enough for them to make money. A Sophos spam analyst offers these sage words of advice, "No stranger would ever give you a stock tip for your own good. It was true in the 1920s and it's just as true now.""