I received this today and thought it was odd. Why should a company care whether some other company wants to buy a domain name like mine but with a different extension? Especially a company in China, a country not known for respecting copyrights and known for hacking computers to steal trade secrets?
So, if you get something like the following, just consign it to the trash bin!
Dear President & CEO,
This email is sent by CN Network Information Center LTD., which is a registration organization in China. Here we have something to confirm with you. We received a formal application on….