View Full Version : Beware Of Paypal Phishing E-mail

Carl C
01-24-2008, 09:01 AM
I just got another one and it looks very authentic. It says that my account has been suspended because a third party tried to access it and to click a link to reactivate the account. My first clue that something was wrong? I've never used paypal! I forwarded it to paypal and they e-mailed back that it was indeed phishing and they are working to disable it. If you get one, forward it to spoof@paypal.com and delete it. Bastards.:computer:

01-25-2008, 01:10 PM
We whipped the crap out of this already...

Carl C
01-25-2008, 01:31 PM
I missed that, thanks. I still like to order stuff over the phone or by sending a check but I guess now if someone gets a hold of your check they can empty your bank account. At least they wouldn't get much out of mine! I was mail ordering stuff before they invented the internet and just feel better doing it the old way.

Formula Jr
01-25-2008, 06:13 PM
yes!, cash rules. Probably more important now then ever.

What would happen if every one wanted gold now? That would be funny........