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Please be aware giffgaffers

Started by: martin251
On: 11/01/2019 | 23:24
Replies: 30

by: martin251
on: 11/01/2019 | 23:24

There is a text message going round saying your account is temporary locked please don't use this link 

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by: martin251
on: 11/01/2019 | 23:28

the number that sends it is>**phone_number_removed** with an attachment 

Message 2 of 31
by: claire1uk
on: 12/01/2019 | 00:25



Thank you for the warning.

It's to easy to innocently get caught by these.

I received one not long back, fortunately I suspected it wasn't legitimate. 

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by: pault1974
on: 12/01/2019 | 00:34

Yeah, I received one of these texts a few weeks ago.  I blocked the number and reported it. 


I seem to be getting quite a few of these sort of texts lately.  Pretending to be from places such as giffgaff, Argos, etc. Smiley Mad

Message 4 of 31
by: gillone
on: 12/01/2019 | 00:35
Never click on any links but thanks for the warning 👍
Message 5 of 31
by: eileenusher
on: 12/01/2019 | 07:39
Yes I got a few, argos, amazon, post office even, realised were scams.
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by: goofygirl
on: 12/01/2019 | 08:08
Thanks for the warning
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by: tonicurtis1967
on: 12/01/2019 | 08:19
Thanks 4 info and i wont
Message 9 of 31
by: shabazmoqsud
on: 12/01/2019 | 08:20

@martin251 thanks for the heads up.


Giffgaff need to tackle this as a priorty

Get a free giffgaff Sim
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