By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Netflix users are being cautioned to be careful with emails claiming to be from Netflix.READ MORE: West Virginia Lowers COVID-19 Vaccination Rates Because Some Data Counted Twice
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: Pittsburgh Public Schools Board To Vote On Forming 'Education Crisis Intervention Committee'
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: South Strabane Township Police Say Missing 65-Year-Old Man John Ruffing Found Safe
You can always check your account information to be safe.