If you recently received an email from "email@example.com" with contents of:
"Reminder: REQUIRED to avoid service interruptions you need to complete important security upgrades."
STOP. IT'S A SCAM.
ALL legitimate emails from paypal regarding your account come from firstname.lastname@example.org.
I got this email this morning and completely fell for it. Luckily, my computer security at work blocked the link I clicked and I left it alone (didn't have time to investigate it but figured I'd check it out when I got home). I forgot for a few hours, then came across this tweet:
This is a phishing attempt, and one of the most accurate I've ever seen. Do not click the links included in the email, and strongly consider changing your password immediately. The email already uses your first and last name to appear legitimate, who knows what other in