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  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2004

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    Hello everyone,

    My bro got one few weeks ago and today i got one.
    Better avoid them
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    I got it from "Paypal® NET Security Department <[email protected]>",
    Return-path: <[email protected]>
    Envelope-to: [email protected]
    Delivery-date: Sat, 23 Apr 2005 16:16:36 +0100
    Received: from thatsme by with local-bsmtp (Exim 4.50)
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    by with esmtp (Exim 4.50)
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    Date: Sat, 23 Apr 2005 17:16:11 +0200
    Message-Id: <[email protected]>
    To: [email protected]
    Subject: Anti Fraud Alert - Confirm Your Account
    X-PHP-Mail-Script-Filename: /home/sites/site38/users/dummy/web/mailer/index.php
    X-PHP-Mail-Remote-Port: 59876
    From: Paypal® NET Security Department <[email protected]>
    Reply-To: [email protected]
    MIME-Version: 1.0
    Content-Type: text/html
    Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
    X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.0.2 (2004-11-16) on
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    X-Spam-Status: No, score=1.5 required=5.0 tests=BAYES_50,HTML_MESSAGE,

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Ontario, Canada
    I get these all the time, also have them come pretending to be a bank. Nothing new here really.
    Greg Lubbelinkhof

  3. #3
    Go to the link and fill in the username name and password as "I_am_so_stupid"


    No really I just delete them as 99.9999% is false

    if you will look at the headers or code of the email you will see the link part is not paypal(or ebay) but an Ip address.Which is a fake eamil

  4. #4
    I hate the people that send these out.

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