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Mar 24 2013
By: juggalojohn First Son 2 posts
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What is with these messages i am recieving through my friends? Telling me to copy and send to all my friends and i will receive things like games and money. Is this just spam? Please let me know.

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Fender Bender
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Mar 24, 2013

If it doesn't have the psn logo in its avatar, then yes its pretty much spam.



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Mar 24, 2013

If it doesnt make sense or is too good to be true, its spam or something worse. Block the user that sent it, or if its a buddy, educate them and instruct them not to send spam anymore.

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Mar 25, 2013

Definitely spam.

 

Always avoid going along with anything that tells you to copy data or forward to your friends and you will recieve free items or what not.  It can be a good way for those who may not have the best of intentions to work their deeds of mischiff.

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Mar 25, 2013

Welcome to the PlayStation Community Forum.

 

A request to forward anything to your friends will most likely never come from respectable source.  I would ignore it, or block the sender.  You haven't forwarded it already, have you?

 

I would say it is Spam.

 

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Mar 25, 2013

juggalojohn wrote:

What is with these messages i am recieving through my friends? Telling me to copy and send to all my friends and i will receive things like games and money. Is this just spam? Please let me know.


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Do not fall for these dumb PMs. With that said, know that official PMs are easily identified by the PSN logo.

 

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