Phishy Paypal

Bruce A. Pokras macstacks at
Sat Oct 22 12:22:36 CDT 2005

>Obviously it is not PayPal doing it BUT someone IS gaining access to 
>either PayPal and/or eBay and their mailing lists 'when someone does 
>a transaction'. This started for me right after an eBay sale and 
>PayPal transaction.
>I sent the email on to both and got a response very quickly. The 
>emails stopped soon after.
>Tom McGrath

The phishers do not necessarily have PayPal mailing lists. I have 
neither a PayPal nor eBay account, and I get plenty of phishing spams 
for both companies. So the phishers are just using regular spam lists 
and hoping to hit PayPal and eBay customers.

Bruce Pokras
Blazing Dawn Software

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