Entering your email address incorrectly might just be a typo, but it can have surprising ramifications.
Đang xem: Paypal someone is using my email
Someone tried to give me a PayPal account this morning. Someone in Germany, to be specific. I suspect they weren’t trying to give me their account, but made a mistake when setting it up.
That mistake is surprisingly common. Seeing as how the result would be my owning their PayPal account, I really don’t understand how they could make such a serious mistake. But as I said, it’s common.
It highlights something critical you need to know to keep your accounts safe.
Welcome to PayPal
Here’s the message I received:
Footnotes & references
1: As I quite literally did while typing the intended “johnsmith” the first time.
Posted: August 1, 2018 in: Email SecurityShortlink: Tagged: email, fullcontent, Paypal
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