Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


1969 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 158


Topic # 157415 1-Dec-2014 08:44
Send private message

Too many errors in it to be a correct email, but jumping around the Vodafone site looking for any answers is more difficult than it should be ..

 

 

 

 

29/112014
My Vodafone Account
Vodafone.co.nz

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hi there,

 

 

 

Since 2015, our servers will improve, and our databases will refresh. Therefore, all inactive accounts will be removed to increase speed and accommodation for our users.
Also, we will bring you enhanced security! New security improvements will come since 2015, for your account to be safe.
Your security is our priority!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


To confirm your account and save it on our new database please visit:
http://www.vodafone.co.nz/new-database2015/accountsvfnz/
This request is mandatory for all accounts.

 

 

 


Thanks

The Vodafone team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Actions

 

 

 

  • Confirm account
  • Allow 15 minutes to update

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

Contact Us

 

 

 

 

Personal: Call us on 777 from your mobile
or 0800 800 021.
Business: Call us on 888 from your mobile
or 0800 400 888.

 

 

Use our contact form atVodafone.co.nz/contactus

 

 

Vodafone, Customer Service, Private Bag 92161, Victoria Street West, Auckland 1142

 

 

 


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
2079 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 218

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1186053 1-Dec-2014 08:51
Send private message

It is. There was something posted on Twitter yesterday from Vodafone saying they were aware of some phishing emails doing the rounds and they were trying to shut them down.

Delete it now and be gone with it!




MacBook Pro 13" w/ Touch Bar (Early 2017) | iPad Pro 10.5 Wi-Fi 128GB (Space Grey) | iPhone 8 Plus 64GB (Product RED) | HomePod (Space Grey) | Apple TV 4K | Apple TV (4th Generation) | Apple Watch Series 3 42mm (Space Grey)

2170 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 656

Subscriber

  Reply # 1186057 1-Dec-2014 08:54
Send private message

You just have to hover over the links to see it's fake. 

2079 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 218

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1186058 1-Dec-2014 08:56
Send private message

On Chrome the link doesn't work anyway and it correctly detected it was a phishing site and told me to go back.




MacBook Pro 13" w/ Touch Bar (Early 2017) | iPad Pro 10.5 Wi-Fi 128GB (Space Grey) | iPhone 8 Plus 64GB (Product RED) | HomePod (Space Grey) | Apple TV 4K | Apple TV (4th Generation) | Apple Watch Series 3 42mm (Space Grey)

BDFL - Memuneh
60801 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11681

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1186073 1-Dec-2014 09:02
One person supports this post
Send private message

Just hover over the link and you will see it goes to a server in Poland http://serwis-it.pl instead of vodafone.co.nz... You don't need anything else to know it's not legit.






1969 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 158


  Reply # 1186088 1-Dec-2014 09:12
Send private message

Cheers all, the URL was one of the many clues I had that it was probably fake.
(However with short URLs it seems to be harder)



379 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 129


  Reply # 1186102 1-Dec-2014 09:30
Send private message

Lol at the refreshing database.

Good for you for asking.




Please note: I have a professional bias towards Vodafone.

BDFL - Memuneh
60801 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11681

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1186103 1-Dec-2014 09:33
Send private message

nzkiwiman: Cheers all, the URL was one of the many clues I had that it was probably fake.
(However with short URLs it seems to be harder)




Usually short URLs will show you the destination URL if you add a + at the end: http://gkz1.co/CyberMondayAmz+ 






19282 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2600
Inactive user


  Reply # 1186182 1-Dec-2014 10:15
Send private message

Since 2015 bahahahaha

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.