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Old 03-31-2010, 06:42 PM
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Article# 907: Warning : Scam alert! Direct message from VanessaCybearGuide!!

This is a scam warning directly from VanessaCyBearGuide!

It has come to our attention that a third party has been sending out an email that looks like an official email from Build-A-Bearville asking for your Citizen Name and Current Password. Here's an email received by one of our Guests:
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Please IGNORE this email. THIS IS A SCAM. We will never ask for your username and password. If you received this email and replied, PLEASE CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS NOW!

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Old 03-31-2010, 06:43 PM
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ChloeRocks sent us a BearMail message on BABV telling us about the Scam and that it wasn't BABW.
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Old 03-31-2010, 06:44 PM
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ChloeRocks sent us a BearMail message on BABV telling us about the Scam and that it wasn't BABW.
I got one too!
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OMG Thank so much for posting!!!! I so would have told them my password if nobody had told me... thank you!!
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Old 03-31-2010, 06:46 PM
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I was wondering what she was talking about, and I thought that I was the only one who got it. I would not have gave them it, anyway. Thanks for explaining.

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Old 03-31-2010, 06:55 PM
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Thanks for the info.
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Old 03-31-2010, 07:01 PM
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Omg! That's creepy!
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Old 03-31-2010, 07:06 PM
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I got a BABV mail from Chloerocks saying almost exactly that.
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Wow this is just awful to hear! Thanks so much for the warning
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Old 03-31-2010, 07:10 PM
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thank you so much luckily chloe rocks sent a message to.saying to ignore this email.
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