Post by DavidK Post by Chris J Dixon Post by DavidK
My sister received this text
PayPal: For your protection, we've limited your account due to potential
unusual activity. please visit: https://review-id8734.com/?p=4 for next
There is no such website so I don't understand what is going on
Perhaps discovery of the scam has already resulted in the site
being taken down.
You may be right, review-id8735.com has an warning advisory against it
but whois says it is available for sale. Very odd.
I got a reply from paypal
Thank you for contacting PayPal Messaging centre. My name is Lester I
will be happy to help.
No need to worry.
I will take care of this.
I understand you got a text saying your account has been restricted
and is asking you to click a link,
I've checked your account I do not see any restrictions in your
This is a fake text.
This text is not from PayPal.
Let me do my best.
I know this is important to you.
Kindly email the fake text to PayPal for tracing.
Here is our email address:
Rest assured your account is safe and secured they cannot collect
money in your account without your approval.
Let me know if you have other question in your account.
Thank you for contacting PayPal and for being a valued customer. If
you have no further questions, please close this conversation. You can
close the conversation by selecting End Conversation or by clicking
the "X." If you respond to this message, another agent will follow up