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Directv phishing email??

Discussion in 'DIRECTV General Discussion' started by tadtam, Jul 1, 2009.

  1. oldschoolecw

    oldschoolecw HarpoonIPA

    Jan 25, 2007
    Halifax, MA
    I got it this morning and login was asked for
  2. toetweet

    toetweet New Member

    Sep 30, 2008
    I got it also. I clicked cancel. But later when I opened my Paypal account, I got a root directory or something before I got my actual Paypal Login page and was afraid to login for fear that it would then be phished. My bank account has 2 layers and no strange happenings there. I am wondering if the Paypal "event" was just a coincidence or if that thing that came with the Diirectv email was in fact in my computer although I had cancelled and deleted it.
  3. toetweet

    toetweet New Member

    Sep 30, 2008
    My email is not web based!
  4. FaderMD

    FaderMD AllStar

    Jun 13, 2009
    I didn't get it, but may still get it. Checked junk mail and inbox with nothing showing up.
  5. mx6bfast

    mx6bfast Hall Of Fame

    Nov 8, 2006
    It might be very harmless, but I shouldn't have to do research to find out why I got the message when phishing scams are everywhere.

    I deleted the email too.
  6. SledDog

    SledDog Icon

    May 5, 2007
    I got it too.. And deleted it...
  7. bnglbill

    bnglbill Icon

    Nov 29, 2006
    Do a search on google, this is happening all over the web with various emails. Dont give any info!
  8. Directv Dude

    Directv Dude New Member

    Jul 2, 2009
    Just registered for this. Ignore the *, I can't post a url without five posts.:mad:

    I got the pop-up in a mail from DIRECTV yesterday. I added h*ttp://corp.quris.co*m to my BlockSite and Adblock Plus lists for Firefox, then revisted the page today.

    The pop-up seems to be caused by an image at the following address:

    Likely it is behind a password protected area and whoever put the email together just goofed.

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