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Warning: Slamming wave in progress

Don't be fooled by a new wave of attempts to trick Gandi customers with fraudulent renewal notices.

If you are the owner of a domain name, there's a good chance you've already been exposed to this slamming campaign: an email exhorting you to quickly renew your domain or update your banking information while threatening the loss of your domain due to an imminent expiration.

Here is an example of one of these deceptive emails, which can be safely disregarded:

Attention: Important Notice , DOMAIN SERVICE NOTICE
Domain Name: EXAMPLE.COM
Complete and return by fax to: 1-716-650-4815
ATT: JOHN DOE, ADMINISTRATIVE CONTACT
G23475397CF426333A39B8A1BF5BD226A-1234567@CONTACT.GANDI.NET
GANDI 63-65 BOULEVARD MASSENA - - (GANDI) PARIS - - - (GANDI) 75013
WWW.EXAMPLE.COM
Please ensure that your contact information is correct or make the necessary changes above
PART I: REVIEW SOLICITATION
As a courtesy to domain name holders, we are sending you this notification for your
business Domain name search engine registration. This letter is to inform you that
it's time to send in your registration and save. Failure to complete your Domain name
search engine registration by the expiration date may result in cancellation of this
offer making it difficult for your customers to locate you on the web. Privatization
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