Maktoob – CashU customers database compromised?
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- On : Jul 27, 2006
anyone can explain what the heck is this? This email was sent to one of my emails which I was using it for CashU account; I know that phishers sometimes send their phishing email to random emails but this doesn’t seems to be random as I just found that I received another copy to another email account which was associated with CashU account.
From: Cashu Service
Date: 27-Jul-2006 17:34
Subject: Update Your Account
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Cashu is committed to maintaining a safe environment for its community of customers. To protect the security of your account, Cashu employs some of the most advanced security systems in the world and our anti-fraud teams regularly screen the Cashu system for unusual activity.
We are contacting you to remind you that on 5 March 2005 our Account Review Team identified some unusual activity in your account. In accordance with Cashu’s User Agreement and to ensure that your account has not been compromised, access to your account was limited. Your account access will remain limited until this issue has been resolved.
To secure your account and quickly restore full access, we may require some additional information from you for the following reason:
We have been notified that a card associated with your account has been reported as lost or stolen, or that there were additional problems with your card.
This process is mandatory, and if not completed within the nearest time your account or credit card may be subject for temporary suspension.
To securely confirm your Cashu information please click on the link bellow:
We encourage you to log in and perform the steps necessary to restore your account access as soon as possible. Allowing your account access to remain limited for an extended period of time may result in further limitations on the use of your account and possible account closure.
For more information about how to protect your account please visit Cashu Security Center. We apologize for any incovenience this may cause, and we apriciate your assistance in helping us to maintain the integrity of the entire Cashu system.
Thank you for using Cashu!
The Cashu Team .
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