Altibox warns customers against phishing e-mails

Thursday 3 July 2014 | 13:19 CET | News
Norwegian company Altibox has warned customers to be on the look-out for phising e-mails purporting to come from the operator and asking customers for their e-mail log-in details. It said thousands of such messages have been sent to Altibox users. The company said it would never ask customers for sensitive information of this sort, and that they can safely ignore and delete these fake e-mails.

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