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cPanel scam! Web administrators, beware!
« on: July 23, 2013, 06:35:26 PM »
An email scam from support at cpanel dot net is making its rounds.  The message:

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Dear Customer
Due to our security upgrade to avoid multiple logon and an unauthorized access to your online cpanel and FTP account we do require you to sign in your domain name and username and password for security check on your account and afterward we shall send a security code to your email as part of confirmation that your domain has now been properly verified and secured

To process to confirm and verify your domain for this security check please click http://www.cpanel.net/login.

Failure to confirm your domain within 2 business days may lead to suspension of your domain if we observe any unauthorized login and may lead to total removal of the domain name from our system.

 
Cpanel Management
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If you click here and enter your information, you will essentially give away control of your website.

Beware!!


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