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BEWARE of an inbox scam with the link: get your VIP shopping deals please visit

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  • May 21st, 2017 3:53 pm
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Mar 14, 2006
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same, was just about to report it.
user: mrbelovan
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WorldIRC wrote:
May 19th, 2017 8:30 am
Interesting I didn't get an email notification for the PM.
My PM was from sentangman
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Mine was from vageeksdad and I reported it accordingly.
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TomRFD wrote:
May 19th, 2017 8:27 am
I just banned all the accounts mentioned so far. I also added the URL to the censor so hopefully that'll prevent the links in future ones from not working. We'll continue to monitor and ban any accounts we see spamming this.
Might put a sticky announcement to increase awareness?
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ToniCipriani wrote:
May 19th, 2017 8:52 am
Might put a sticky announcement to increase awareness?
Trying to determine the scale of it right now. Will be doing something this morning and it'll be based on how many users were affected.
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This line is heavy..
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i got one from:
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May 19th, 2017 4:56 am

From: quetarzard

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Kinki

Hi,

You have been choosen to get VIP shopping deals at forums.redflagdeals.com.

For get your VIP shopping deals please visit THIS PAGE

i'm not kinky at all! just kinky for HOT deals. i swear!

Sale: Jailbroken Apple TV 2 - $100
Sale: LG G4 Promo Kit (oem battery, charge cradle & 32gb microsd) - $60
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I got mine from Petrokia at 6.35 this am
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Yay I'm one of the chosen!

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May 19th, 2017 12:53 amFrom: quetarzard
Recipient: king_george
Hi,

You have been choosen to get VIP shopping deals at forums.redflagdeals.com.

For get your VIP shopping deals please visit THIS PAGE
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Obvious scam obvious!

lesnickowmaxim was the sender here.

They waited about two weeks after creating the account, vs the ones posted so far that seemed to be same day.

EDIT: Of course after I hit Post I notice they're already banned...
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Is there really anyone who fell for an obvious scam like this?
As we all know, the Greater Toronto Area is the center of the universe!
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User who sent me the scam is urpartneri
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got one too - sentangman - he's already banned

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