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Phishing email

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#1 kbz1960


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Posted 25 March 2010 - 04:04 PM

Hi, I got an email from paypal with the subject "update your account". When I point to the link in the email and compare it to what is listed in the bottom bar they don't even come close to matching. I googled the address in the bottom bar and 3 sites came up about phishing.

Is there anywhere to report this to? I did email everyone on my list not to click on the link.

Sorry if this is the wrong forum.

Edit: Moved from Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs forum.

Edited by Budapest, 25 March 2010 - 04:32 PM.

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Posted 25 March 2010 - 04:33 PM

You could report it here:

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

—George Bernard Shaw

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