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One PAN member received an email stating that her PAN membership had been deactivated. This graphic was part of the email. Do not click on any links in this email.
The manager of our IT Department said this is a “spoof attempt.”
Email spoofing is the forgery of an email header so that the message appears to have originated from someone or somewhere other than the actual source. Email spoofing is a tactic used in phishing and spam campaigns because people are more likely to open an email when they think it has been sent by a legitimate source.
And just so you know, PAN never “deactivates” a membership.