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Topic: Kindle Hotlink Scam Possibilities

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Subject: Kindle Hotlink Scam Possibilities
Date Posted: 4/27/2011 4:30 PM ET
Member Since: 3/31/2006
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I saw this on Michael Finney's consumer blog and thought I would pass it on.  It is a new scam involving self published books that make use of Kindle's ability to allow hotlinks within ebooks:

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/amazon-kindle-ebooks-targeted-by-scammers/47751

I'm not familiar with other ereaders (except the Nook), so I don't know if any others also have this capability.