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Subject: Data Security Breach popup
Date Posted: 7/21/2013 1:25 PM ET
Member Since: 11/18/2009
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Has anyone else received a popup stating that there was a breach in the Paperbackswap's  Global Co. credit card transactions and was offered a free credit card score check?

Date Posted: 7/21/2013 1:48 PM ET
Member Since: 9/25/2008
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Paperbackswap doesn't have any popups so I hope you didn't click on anything. I'd run your anti virus and maleware software just in case you picked up anything.

Date Posted: 7/21/2013 7:51 PM ET
Member Since: 12/5/2009
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Does not sound legit Anita so be careful!

Date Posted: 7/21/2013 9:39 PM ET
Member Since: 7/7/2007
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What other folks have said -- I don't think it is legit.  You should take appropriate precautions and run your anti-virus and anti-malware scans to be safe.