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How do I report spoof (fake) email?
Spoof emails are fake emails that appear to be sent by well-known companies, such as eBay. The people who send these fake emails hope that you’ll reply or click on a link in the email and provide personal information such as passwords, social security numbers, or credit card numbers.
If you have any doubt about whether an email is really from eBay, report it to us and we’ll investigate the issue.
To report suspicious email:
If you receive suspicious email that appears to come from PayPal, forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org.Tips for reporting spoof email:
Contact Customer Support
To report a fake email, forward it to email@example.com.
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