Ian (lovingboth) wrote,

A new phish (to me, anyway)

Pretending to be from SecondLife:

Dear Resident,

We are having some difficulties in logging you on (Error Code: END01),
in order to maintain access to SecondLife.

Click here to avoid online service suspension.

.. with 'here' being somewhere other than secondlife, of course.

Where's the value in hacking SL accounts rather than the more usual bank / PayPal / eBay etc ones?

This entry was originally posted at http://lovingboth.dreamwidth.org/435130.html, because despite having a permanent account, I have had enough of LJ's current owners trying to be evil. Please comment there using OpenID - have and if you have an LJ account, you can use it for your OpenID account. Or just join Dreamwidth! It only took a couple of minutes to copy all my entries here to there.

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