As much as you want to believe this is authentic, there is no way of confirming this was sent by PayPal. Even if the design and brand is present, there is no way of digitally confirming this is genuinely from PayPal.
“UK bank customers lost £500m to scams in first half of 2018”*
On this occasion, thanks to Vereign, a layer of ownership has been applied to this email. The link in the email will allow you to view a certificate of authenticity, assuring the receiver that it is from who it says it’s from.
Cyber crime, with billions of dollars in damages each year, is rampant. Every organization handles digital trust individually rather than offering incentives for others to be trustworthy.
At Vereign we are turning email into a social network of trust, in situ and across all platforms and clients, by combining it with a 3rd party verifiable identity, a blockchain based personal black box and a peer-to-peer credit exchange solution.