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Old 06-28-2017, 08:08 PM   #1
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Hey guys. I haven't been on this week since Monday as I've taken a short trip away to Melbourne and go home tomorrow, really enjoying it. On Tuesday morning I found out that someone gained access to my PayPal account and tried to transfer $9000AUD to a business in America called "COBAD ENTERPRISES". Anyway I quickly got on the phone to PayPal and they then opened investigations which I should know more about next week. Contacted my bank and they have blocked all PayPal related transactions and the money did try to come out today but failed.

So I have strengthened my PayPal security, changed password and security questions.

Also Sunday night before I left, my Asus laptop decided to work stop working. Was working few days earlier when I changed the keyboard.
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Old 06-29-2017, 12:11 AM   #2
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From fun to craziness. Good thing you were able to catch the Pay Pal thing before the monies left your bank.

Looked up COBAD ENTERPRISES. No such company.
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Old 06-29-2017, 02:44 AM   #3
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Yeah it seems they have how slipped into a website or something like that.
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Old 06-29-2017, 06:21 AM   #4
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Ouch! Hopefully things get sorted quickly. 9000 is nothing to sneeze at. Hell, one would be lucky to be able to pull 90 through mine.
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Old 06-29-2017, 08:01 AM   #5
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Close call mate. I'd be sick if I lose 90 let alone 9000 smackeroos.

COBAD? Sound like BAD CO in disguise.
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Old 06-29-2017, 12:29 PM   #6
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Funny you should say that, the same thing happened to my wife yesterday. (PayPal hacked and hundreds suddenly spent.)
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