Firefox just saved me from entering my account information into a site that Phishes for details, which is super cool. The site I was sent to was recognised by Firefox as being a “bad” site… It also makes me more sympathetic to other people that have done the same thing…
Here’s the email for your information:
Dear valued Amazon.com member,
It has come to our attention that your Amazon.com account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes
out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.
However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before
October 28, 2007.
Once you have updated your account records, your Amazon.com session will not be
interrupted and will continue as normal.
To update your Amazon.com records click on the following link:
Amazon.com Update Team
Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, Amazon.com will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.
Copyright 1996-2007 Amazon.com. All rights reserved.
Check this out – great idea!
_ Community Guy – Jake McKee Â» Community Contest 2007: Putting Others First
Itâ€™s Day 3 of our quest to learn about the impact of sharing on communities. Weâ€™ve learned the value of trust and weâ€™ve been reminded of the importance of opening ourselves up, so whatâ€™s next?
Great results come when communities and companies share openly. In order to encourage a sharing culture, you need to work to create conditions that allow for that culture to flourish. Creating these conditions are easy – focus on putting others first.
In case you hadn’t heard:
_ Facebook and Microsoft Expand Strategic Alliance: Two companies expand advertising deal to cover international markets, Microsoft to take equity stake in Facebook.
Was always on the cards… Wonder how that affects the playing fields now?
The saga continues…
Good list of social sites from Mashable for you:
_ SOCIAL NETWORKING GOD: 350+ Social Networking Sites