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[TechJaws.com] The claim that there is a problem with the recipient’s account is nothing but a scam to try and fool a person into submitting PayPal account details to Internet criminals. Any information entered on the bogus form can be collected by criminals and used to hijack the user’s PayPal and credit card accounts.
[Hoax-Slayer - New Articles] Paypal New Message Phishing Scam: This email, which claims to be from popular online payment service PayPal, informs the recipient that an error has been found in his or her PayPal account and the account must therefore be verified to avoid suspension. The message instructs the recipient to fill in and submit a form attached to the email.
[Pc1news.com articles] Don't Fall Into PayPal Phishing Scam!: This time potential victims receive a message in their inbox, telling that their PayPal account has been suspended. The e-mail is purportedly being sent from email@example.com and comes with the subject line "A high number of failed login attempts have been recorded on your online account."
[Malware Diaries] Malware Diaries » Blog Archive » PayPal Phishing Scam: This email scam warns you that your PayPal account has been suspended. You need to download the form and submit it to reactivate it:
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[Wordweaver] Phishing: Netizens Trauma, Cyber Criminal's Delight « Wordweaver: Some other famous phishing targets include banks such as Citibank, Chase Bank, ICICI bank, popular social networking sites like Facebook , MySpace and Twitter, e-commerce sites like Ebay, PayPal amongst others. Phishing scams with these and several other sites still continue - the chief problem being lack of awareness among the internet using public and the websites themselves not providing appropriate security measures.
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[Gavin Whittaker] Day 1 - Phishing - Avoiding Internet Fraud for Beginners: This ”phishing technique is common and people fall victim to it every day. The email is formatted to look official and until you click one of the links within the email youre safe. Upon clicking a link youll be directed to a web site that again has been carefully crafted to look like the login page of the official site.
[ZDNet UK Highlights] Phishing scam spurs EC into security revamp | Security Threats ...: In the phishing attempts, which took place on 28 January, scammers sent emails asking employees at customers of the registries to click on a link to sort out problems with their account. The link took them to a fake website, designed to look exactly like the real Commission certificate-trading site, where the company user identification code and password was requested for 'verification'.
[ESET ThreatBlog] PayPal Anti-Phishing - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly | ESET ...: In response, I got an email from their Principal Security Engineer who asked me for a copy of the email that was incorrectly identified as a phish so he could use it to help identify the problem and fix their system. I also received a phone call from PayPal’s executive office indicating they took the issue seriously and had their top security people fixing the problem.
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[UGNN] February Phishing & Cybercrime « UGNN: This week’s coverage includes: * Attackers exploit iPad launch * Facebook a new phishing scam? * Operation Aurora * Hackers target friends of Google workers * Phishing email warns you owe $293.11 in debt * Phishing PayPal posers * BBB Lists Top 10 Scams * 6 ways crooks can get you online * Adobe PDF Reader Phishing…
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[McAfee Security Insights Blog] McAfee Security Insights Blog » Blog Archive » Don't be lured by ...: Or if you click on a link in the email, you may be redirected to a ”mirror, phishing, site that looks just like a professional banking site. But when you log in and provide your social security number, credit card number or banking password on the ”mirror site then you are handing over the information to the bad guys!
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