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Apteryx
27-10-2007, 03:01 AM
Just received a long badly worded email demanding:
you are to therefore advise to please forward your SURNAME, USERNAME and PASSWORD immediately for upgrading.
pass it on

SurferJoe46
27-10-2007, 03:18 AM
Is there some sort of hostage situation going on? How could anybody fall for that other wise?

Ninjabear
27-10-2007, 04:06 AM
Same

i received this email it was


Dear User:

Paradise webmail engineers will be conducting a scheduled routine
maintenance that may affect email delivery notifications on our
transaction network. We would need the following information to enable
us perserve your account.

Email address:
Email password:
Full Names:
Address:
Tel:
Fax:

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you. We assure you
more quality service at the end of this maintenance.
paradise Maintenance Team

Myth
27-10-2007, 07:55 AM
This scam has been around for quite a while. Wasn't there an earlier thread on it? I'm sure I read about it here in this forum