Phishing for Bell Canada

During the past four weeks or so, about once a week I have received a voice landline call where the caller begins, “Hi, I’m calling from Bell Canada Promotion Department.” The caller ID does not indicate BELL CANADA, that’s your first clue that something is amiss. The second hint (sad to say) is that the caller has an East …

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Bell Sympatico pop/smtp

If all of a sudden (in my case after 10 years of service) you’re having trouble with Bell Sympatico email service, if you find that your credentials are not recognized – even immediately after resetting your password – I’m here to tell you that Bell has turned off pop email access by default. Yes, crazy, I know, but they’re almost …

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