Phishing Scam - "PayPal Inc Unusual Connection Activities"
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Persons who have already fallen victim to the phishing scam should change their PayPal passwords immediately and check their accounts for discrepancies.
The PayPal Phishing Email Message
Subject: PAYPAL.Inc : Unusual connection Activities 27/01/2016 03:59:47
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:59:47 +0100
Unusual log-in activity:
We received a request to reset the password associated with your account from an unrecognised device:
- Location: Germany (IP=18.104.22.168)
- Date: 27/01/2016 08:21 AM(PST)
If this was you, then you can safely ignore this email.
If you're not sure this was you, a malicious user might have your password. Please review your recent activity and we'll help you take corrective action.
Review recent activity
It is important for online users to remember that they should never sign into their accounts by clicking on a link. They should always go directly to their online accounts' websites and sign-in from there instead.in this case, PayPal users should always go directly to www.paypal.com.
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