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Beware WhoIs Validation Phishing Scams

New requirements lead to new scams

5:44 pm on Jan 4, 2014 (gmt 0)

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There's a bit of buzz in the domain blogosphere about folks getting hit with phoney emails asking recipients to validate their WhoIs info. No doubt you have click on a link and provide your login info to validate . . err . . deliver your account credentials to someone who will act quickly to transfer your domains to their account . . in Elbonia.

Here's Elliot Silver's presentation of the issue:

[domaininvesting.com ]

Caveat domainer.