When was the last time you received a scam email
from an 89-year old man who has 6 months to live?
Come to think of it, it’s been a while. If you do get one, though, I think you should try this cool way of wasting their time using AI. Meet Re:scam an email bot that would attempt to have conversations with the scammer in a bid to waste their time. To activate Re:scam, all you need to do is to forward the email to firstname.lastname@example.org and from there it will work its magic.
You can watch the video below, to see how it works:
I tried to forward a scam email I formulated myself
But I haven’t got a reply, yet.
It’s been more than 30 minutes.
And the possible reason for the delay could be that Rescam checked to see if it’s a scam attempt, but here is how a typical response from the bot could go:
What do you think?