As you know, when you receive a PM in the forums, you normally receive an accompanying email that tells you that you've been PM'd unless you've turned it off. Today in my emails, I found what look to be phishing attempt on my RuneHQ forum account.
PLEASE DO NOT CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINKS.
From: "Invision Power Board"
Title: "FLOK has started a new message with you"
FLOK has sent you a new personal conversation entitled "ÐŸÑ€Ð¸Ð²ÐµÑ‚! Ð´ÑƒÐ¼Ð°ÐµÑˆÑŒ Ð¿Ð¾Ð±Ñ‹Ð²Ð°Ñ‚ÑŒ Ð² ÐšÐ°Ð·Ð°Ð½Ð¸ Ð½Ð° Ð£Ð½Ð¸Ð²ÐµÑ€ÑÐ¸Ð°Ð´Ñƒ?".
Some random Russian Text here
PLEASE DO NOT REPLY DIRECTLY TO THIS EMAIL!
You can reply to this personal conversation by following the link below:
Ok, firstly it was in Russian, after translating it, it was some scam a about visiting a university there. Secondly, did anyone catch the phishing link at the bottom?
I think we need to remain even more vigilant as the hackers are targeting fansites now, especially if you're Fansite Staff.
Edited by Paintball, 31 May 2012 - 03:23 PM.