By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Netflix users are being cautioned to be careful with emails claiming to be from Netflix.READ MORE: Several Fire Departments Called To 3-Alarm Fire At The Pleasant Bar
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: Two People Transported To Hospital In Crash In Baden
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: Community Celebrates Baldwin High School Hockey Team's State Championship
You can always check your account information to be safe.