Tech – for Everyone

Tech Tips and Tricks & Advice – written in plain English.

PayPal — Your account has been violated !!!

New, scary e-mail subject line.. Same bogus scam. (This one can slip past filters)

Clicking the link will take you to a realistic-looking but completely fake PayPal login page.

September 29, 2008 - Posted by | advice, cyber crime, e-mail, hackers, Internet scam, Phishing, phraud, security, spam and junk mail


  1. I am always impressed by the subject lines of phishing attemps, to make you curious at least for a second


    Comment by Pete Parsons | December 2, 2010 | Reply

    • Pete Parsons,
      They often show a pretty good understanding of human psychology…


      Comment by techpaul | December 2, 2010 | Reply

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