Identity theft: copy of letter sent to Friendster

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17 April 2007, 10:10pm Manila time

 

FOR THE ADMINISTRATORS OF FRIENDSTER:

MY NAME IS MARICHU LAMBINO, I’M A LAWYER AND A PROFESSOR AT THE UNIVERSITY

OF THE PHILIPPINES, DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES. SOMEBODY

PUT UP A FRIENDSTER ACCOUNT USING MY NAME. PLEASE REMOVE IT. I NEVER PUT UP ANY

FRIENDSTER ACCOUNT AT ANY TIME AND DO NOT INTEND TO DO SO NOW AND IN THE FUTURE. THE

USE OF MY NAME IN THAT FRIENDSTER ACCOUNT CONSTITUTES IDENTITY THEFT AND

FRAUDULENT AND ILLEGAL MISAPPROPRIATION OF MY NAME. PLEASE REMOVE IT WITHIN 72

HOURS FROM RECEIPT HEREOF, OTHERWISE I WILL BE COMPELLED TO RESORT TO ALL LEGAL

REMEDIES AVAILABLE TO ME, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CRIMINAL AND CIVIL

ACTIONS.

PLEASE BE GUIDED ACCORDINGLY.

– MARICHU LAMBINO