Is this a genuine message from Microsoft regarding

  Truronian 10:37 25 Jul 2018
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I have just had an email from Microsoft saying that i need to upgrade my Skype by clicking on their button. doing that, produces a message that "skype:?home" may have a potential security concern.

Is this a standard message, and do I need to worry about it?

  wee eddie 11:01 25 Jul 2018

I would doubt it.

  lotvic 11:28 25 Jul 2018

How do I know that an email is really from Skype? Skype FAQ click here

Such emails are known as "spoof" or "phishing" emails. The people who send them hope that you will give them sensitive personal information, or click a link in the email to go to a fraudulent web site, or open an attachment that could install potentially malicious software on your computer. If you receive an email like this, please forward it to us at [email protected]

  Old Deuteronomy 11:31 25 Jul 2018

Delete it now and never, ever click on a link in a suspicious email again.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:10 25 Jul 2018

Its a scam MS never send out unsolicited e-mails

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