paypal update

  conrail 09:54 30 Nov 2004
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I have received an email from PayPal [email protected]>
requesting I update my details, when loging on to the link it asks me to complete all details again to prevent fraud, I would have though that if it is a legit site my details would be available to just update as neccessary, anybody any ideas on whether it is legit or not? thanks

  Tog_ 10:07 30 Nov 2004

NEVER follow links given in emails purporting to be requests for details updates. Visit the website by your usual method and check.

  colberly 10:10 30 Nov 2004

I would also let paypal know. I have just visited my A/C on the paypal site and no update of details was asked for. Paypal don't ask for this info via e mail.

  conrail 10:31 30 Nov 2004

thanks that what I thought, much appreciated

  barryoneoff.co.uk 12:54 30 Nov 2004

[email protected] There are a lot going about. One I receive regulrly informs you that they have deducted $175 from your account, and gives a link to view the transaction details. I forwarded it to paypal and they informed me the link leads to a virus.

Never take any notice, and NEVER click the links!

  conrail 16:40 02 Jan 2005

thanks barryoneoff.co.uk, sorry about the delay, been working away, did as you said and forwarded all info to paypal to deal with

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