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Hello,

Blizzard Entertainment recently received a request to change the e-mail address used to log in to the Battle.net account with the username ***********@hotmail.co.uk. The e-mail address k***@hotmail.com has been specified as the new username for this Battle.net account. An email has been sent to this new address containing a verification link to complete the change.

Once the new address has been verified, the e-mail address ***********@hotmail.co.uk can no longer be used to log in to this Battle.net account or any World of Warcraft accounts merged with this Battle.net account.

If you did not initiate this request, please click here to contact the Blizzard Billing & Account Services team immediately.

Sincerely,
The Battle.net Account Team
Online Privacy Policy

I replaced my email with ********@hotmail.co.uk as it contains my name. It gives me a link to http://**.support.blizz**d.a**ountse...et/service.htm(don't click as it probably has a virus or something) EDIT: I have put stars in the URL just encase people click on it., is this a legitimate email? I pretty sure it's a fake because of the URL looks like a bogus website but I am just curious, I have received around three each with around a 3 day difference with the same message.

To be honest it doesn't matter even if I was hacked because I have only ever played WoW on the trial and even that I played for like 1 day so no biggie either way. Oh yeah it also has a weird message ID at the bottom hidden in white.

Oh yeah, how did they even get my email? I make sure not to sign this email to anything non essential like games, are these randomly sent out to random emails?
Edited by Juganot - 1/19/11 at 8:17am
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>accountsecurity.net

yeah obviously fake, just another phishing site
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I get these from "Blizzard" all the time regarding my Diablo2 account. I'm pretty sure they're BS.
    
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i think someone is trying to hack into your account by changing your password with the reset.

just ignore it and delete them.
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post #5 of 21
I get them all the time, and I don't even have a WoW account.
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Just go to the actual battle.net site and see what it says there
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Lol I really want to know how they even got my email... like I said I only use it for essential things... who knows.
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post #8 of 21
I followed the link in a VM. It's just a fake Battle.Net account login page.

Now to write a script to submit several thousand fake email/password combinations!
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Obviously fake. I recieve these fake emails on my other email address.. The one not connected to my wow account lol
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Fake email is fake.
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