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Old 07-04-2020, 15:28   #16
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Re: More Rubbish From The Scammers

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I urge anyone who gets phone calls - such as the one that goes click, when you pick up the phone. Put the phone straight down. You will be paying for that call.
Not possible with the U.K. Telecomms Network Arthur, you canít be charged for receiving a call
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Old 10-05-2020, 21:37   #17
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Just had an Email from from this address:

Virgin Media <info@matizsae.com.py

Disconnection date: 12th May
Dear *correct name*@ntlworld.com,

We want to inform you that your Direct Debit payment failed, due to our payment processor detecting invalid account information.

Your service will be discconect on 12th May.

Just visit your My Virgin Media by clicking the button below, and fill in your most recent information to avoid interruption of your service.

Visit My Virgin Media

Should you need to get in contact with us either online or over the phone, you'll need these details:

account number: *wrong* area reference: *wrong*

Kind regards,

The Virgin Media team


Trying hard but the format and layout show noticeable differences when compared to genuine Emails

. . . no buttons pressed


EDIT seems I'm not the only one . . . second post here is the same
https://community.virginmedia.com/t5...20/m-p/4241723
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Old 12-05-2020, 11:00   #18
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It was the "Amazon Prime" robot this morning asking for credit card details...
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Those whose details were made available to scammers because of the Virgin Media data breach need to take extra care because some of the details will be correct and may lull them into a false sense of security.
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Old 12-05-2020, 14:40   #20
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You should always take care, there are data breaches everyday, the VM issue was a very small drop in the ocean.
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Old 14-05-2020, 09:36   #21
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Yes - AMAZON PRIME - has returned, renewing my Prime at a fraction of the actual cost, then wife got call about £hundreds charge to our Visa card. We know that's not true and even if it was we don't get calls like that.
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If you think you may have been part of a data breach you can use the HIBP data base search. https://www.fasterbroadband.co.uk/to...-breach-search
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