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November 21, 2013, 06:47:24 PM
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Got a PM from him with title:

Be careful where you mine and exchange bitcoins!

The body reads:

Be careful where you mine and exchange bitcoins for money. Most mining pools are a scam, bitcoin exchanges too(they will hold your money for months), look in the scammers section and see for yourself:

then it is made to look like bitcointalk link but actually leads to http://bticointakl.my-board.org login page so I guess it's phishing attempt.

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November 21, 2013, 06:49:41 PM
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Just saw another thread with warning about same PM but from different user.

I guess someone took some accounts here with same trick and now is using those accounts to spread more.

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November 21, 2013, 06:57:37 PM
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Just saw another thread with warning about same PM but from different user.

I guess someone took some accounts here with same trick and now is using those accounts to spread more.

Probably makes it easier for mods (and everyone else) if you post the user link, instead of just his name.
Thanks for the report, though! Smiley

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November 21, 2013, 07:15:48 PM
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I too just got one of these from supernatural.

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November 21, 2013, 07:18:19 PM
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Same here - reported.

user link: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?action=profile;u=76583

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November 21, 2013, 07:27:53 PM
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Just saw another thread with warning about same PM but from different user.

I guess someone took some accounts here with same trick and now is using those accounts to spread more.

Probably makes it easier for mods (and everyone else) if you post the user link, instead of just his name.
Thanks for the report, though! Smiley

I've reported PM. But I think his account it probably compromised as other user reported same PM from other user.

https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=341852.0

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November 21, 2013, 07:30:18 PM
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I got this pm too. Lame.
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November 21, 2013, 07:32:26 PM
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bitconitalk.org is the domain he's using, if someone has the time, call the registrar and report the abuse to get the domain yanked.
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