This particular email scam suggests that the recipient email them directly so they can get to know each other, which is simply a tactic used in order to bypass spam filters. Here is one of the messages we came across: Some dating sites like Match. Tweet Meeting people online has never been easier, unfortunately for some people, falling for that perfect connection may not be the only thing they are falling for these days. The owner of the email has to have signed up via a form or something along those lines for his email to get into the hands of the person that sending the email messages. I know you said you are not good with this sort of things but take a second to think about this i also read that you don't have the email anymore so just try to remember as best as you can. For example, through Barracuda Central, the Barracuda Labs team recently flagged and dissected a series of factious emails from scammers attempting to impersonate a missed connection from a dating site.