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#2652789 May 25, 2010 at 03:14 PM · Edited 12 years ago
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Today I got this e-mail from "Blizzard":

Greetings!

Recently, the problem of account invasion is getting worse and worse which cause enormous players’ equipments and virtual currency stolen. This severely damages the benefits of mass players, also causes our company lose a lot of customers.

Our company has to adopt some measures to safeguard our common benefits in order to strengthen the safety of mass players'accounts, and firmly resist the account to be stolen again.Through our company's research and investigation to xxx customers,we will make the following decisions: we launch a package of updated code strengthen system and dynamic code protection card which can effectively prevent the accounts invaded. We will send this package of code protection system to players free of charge.

Please open this connection: http://www.worldofwarcraft.com/secure

If your account passes the check successfully, we will send this package of dynamic code protection card to you in the form of e-mail.

In 3 days after you receiving the e-mail, if you don't submit your information, we have right to freeze your account, every player is obligated to protect the safety of the account. You must work together with us to be determined to crack down all the behaviors of destroying games.

If you had already authenticator your account, please disregard this automatic notification.

Regards,

The World of Warcraft Support Team
Blizzard Entertainment
http://www.blizzard.com/support/wowindex/


Wzf is this?
Sounds a bit scam-ish to me.

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#2652918 May 25, 2010 at 03:38 PM
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Sounds *very* scammy. I would ignore completely ignore it.

http://blue.mmo-champion.com/t/13525665902/a-warning-in-my-email

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#2748418 Jun 15, 2010 at 02:36 PM
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63 Posts
I get about a few of these a month Ignore them...
An example of it is

"Dear customer,

This is an automated notification sent from our account security system. You logined your account successfully at 4:27 on May 28th form the 125.21.167.* range, but our system shows the 125.94.112.* IP range exists a large number of hackers. As too many customer complaints, the 125.19.169.* IP range has been blacklisted. We are concerned about whether your account has been stolen. In order to guarantee the legitimacy of your account, we need you check your account status here as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please visit :

http://www.Blizzard-Account-Access.com/login/login.asp?ref=https://www.worldofwarcraft.com/account/&app=wam

Account security is solely the responsibility of the accountholder. Please be advised that in the event of a compromised account, Blizzard representatives will typically lock the account. In these cases the Account Administration team will require faxed receipt of ID materials before releasing the account for play.

Regards,

Blizzard account system
Blizzard Entertainmentc"

Or

"Greetings!

Recently, the problem of account invasion is getting worse and worse which cause enormous players’equipments and virtual currency stolen. This severely damages the benefits of mass players, also causes our company lose a lot of customers.

Our company has to adopt some measures to safeguard our common benefits in order to strengthen the safety of mass players'accounts, and firmly resist the account to be stolen again.Through our company's research and investigation to xxx customers,we will make the following decisions: we launch a package of updated code strengthen system and dynamic code protection card which can effectively prevent the accounts invaded. We will send this package of code protection system to players free of charge.

Please open this connection: http://www.worldofwarcraft.com/secure

If your account passes the check successfully, we will send this package of dynamic code protection card to you in the form of e-mail.

In 3 days after you receiving the e-mail, if you don't submit your information, we have right to freeze your account, every player is obligated to protect the safety of the account. You must work together with us to be determined to crack down all the behaviors of destroying games.

If you had already authenticator your account, please disregard this automatic notification.

Regards,

The World of Warcraft Support Team
Blizzard Entertainment
http://www.blizzard.com/support/wowindex/"

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#2748626 Jun 15, 2010 at 03:26 PM · Edited 12 years ago
Guild Member
85 Posts
Dont bother with those, i get emails like this nearly every day and im still online ))
Warlock rules
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#2749122 Jun 15, 2010 at 05:11 PM
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Why have I never received one.. now I feel really left out :(
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#2750043 Jun 15, 2010 at 08:24 PM
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417 Posts
Could send you one Ozz! All for you! Whatcha email?! :D
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