Watch out – that urgent PayPal email could be a phishing scam

A new warning (opens in new tab) issued by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has urged internet users to be wary of new phishing email scams, supposedly coming from payment gateway PayPal and crypto wallet platform MetaMask.

The PayPal email warns customers that BNC Billings has canceled their payment to Binance, while the MetaMask email informed customers that their cryptocurrency wallet has been blocked.