PLEASE, Please… Please!!
Do not Respond or fall for this type of email! DO Not Click the [Paypal Log-In] in the emails like this one it leads you to:
We are currently performing regular maintenance of our security measures. Your account has been randomly selected for this maintenance, and you will now be taken through a series of identity verification pages. Protecting the security of your PayPal account is our primary concern, and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. inconvenience this may cause, Update now.[Paypal Log-In]
(c)2011 Security Advisory, Paypal Online.
This above email was sent to me today and to my wife’s email as well. This is… SO blatant of this type of spam & phishing emails!!! Please be careful never do anything like the above email directions… without making a phone call to their corporate office!!! period end of discussion! It only takes ONCE, one mistake to have your Identity stolen!
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