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Why Phishing stays alive and well.

MarcAuslander (517215) writes | more than 2 years ago

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MarcAuslander (517215) writes "I just got an email from paypal. Yes, it's really from paypal. And it tells me to click on an embedded link and log in! The link is legitimate. What are they trying to teach me?

"PayPal recently posted a new Policy Update. You can view this Policy Update by logging in to your PayPal account. To log in to your account, go to https://www.paypal.com/ and enter your member log in information. Once you are logged in, look at the Notifications section on the top right side of the page for the latest Policy Updates.""

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