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Paypal Question

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by 05PreRunner, Nov 20, 2009.

  1. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:09 AM
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    05PreRunner

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    I keep getting this message when i log on to paypal, and when i click on any other other links in the paypal website, I'm immediately sent back to to this page.

    "Security Measures

    We are currently performing regular maintenance of our security measures. Your account has been randomly selected for this maintenance, and you will now be taken through a series of identity verification pages.

    Protecting the security of your PayPal account is our primary concern, and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause."

    Does it sound legit? Or has paypal been hacked? Wtf?

    They want me to re-confirm my credit card number, bank account number, AND my paypal debit card number..
     
  2. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:11 AM
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    Brunes

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    Ehhh...I'd try to e-mail or call them...That sounds like ALOT of info for them to ask for "verification"
     
  3. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:12 AM
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    TXRoper

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    Sounds sketchy...
     
  4. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:37 AM
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    PreRunnerSeth

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    Sounds like you have a trojan thats sending you to an outside site when you click on paypal site stuff and trying to steal your info. definitely call them.
     
  5. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:43 AM
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    dysfunctnlretard

    dysfunctnlretard Hi

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    x2. Paypal wouldnt ask for that stuff. Callem and letem know. They got great customer service and will help you out over the phone.
     
  6. Nov 20, 2009 at 9:44 AM
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    dysfunctnlretard

    dysfunctnlretard Hi

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    BTW: Keep us updated so no one else falls into the trap, if indeed it is a trap.
     
  7. Nov 20, 2009 at 12:57 PM
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    05PreRunner

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    ..Just got off the phone w/ Paypal..
    They said someone tried to access my paypal account from a computer that wasn't mine. They were unsuccessful.
     
  8. Nov 20, 2009 at 1:46 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard

    dysfunctnlretard Hi

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    bastards. crazy. I had paypal call me once asking if I was in France. I guess someone was trying to use my paypal account in france.
     
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