By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Netflix users are being cautioned to be careful with emails claiming to be from Netflix.READ MORE: Stumbling Skier In Seven Springs Snow Report Goes Viral
A KDKA viewer received an email saying their subscription had been suspended.
However, things like the accent mark below the ‘N’ in Netflix and the e-mail address being from ‘Microsoft Online’ are both telltale signs of a phishing scam.READ MORE: Antonio Brown Tells Former NFL Star There's 'Nothing Wrong' With His Mental Health
Scammers have tried to get people to provide their credit card numbers, or sometimes even their social security number.
The best bet in these situations is to delete the e-mail.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Firefighters Take On Baltimore Firefighters In Charity Hockey Game
You can always check your account information to be safe.