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Dodgy email sent to me via Instructables Scam, spam, hacked email

I was not sure where to post this but, it appears the Instructables email may have been used for mischief (or some one really likes me)
I received the following email from "info@instructables.com" on my home email address, It a has not appeared on any Instructable in-box, and the link doesn't seem to go anywhere

Hi liquidhandwash!

To view all your comments in one place please visit your Comment Tracker:

https://www.instructables.com/you/backtalk

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From: philomina
Date: May 24, 2013. 5:58 PM
Subject: https://www.instructables.com/member/liquidhandwash/

hello my name is Philomina edwin i wish to request for your friendship Write back to
me here in my email address (philomina_edwin@yahoo.com) i will tell you more about
my self, thanks I wish to hear from you soon, Yours friend, Philomina

reply:
https://www.instructables.com/you/backtalk/?action=reply&commentId=CDCJ2AGHH2W3AL8

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mikeasaurus4 years ago
Thanks for letting us know. It's been handled, sorry you got that PM.
liquidhandwash (author)  mikeasaurus4 years ago
Thanks Mikeasurus. Just FYI I wasnt sent as a PM it was emailed through info@instructables.com .Would you like me to post this sort of thing or PM you directly?
kelseymh4 years ago
I've gotten a few of those as PMs in the past, deleted them, and sent the username info on to Staff. I believe the filtering tables were updated to make it easier to catch them, but apparently they still get through once in a while.

The link would have been added automatically by Robot (the I'bles back-end software). If it doesn't work, it means the the user and post(s) had already been caught and deleted by Staff.
HavocRC4 years ago
Liquid I got a similar email about a moth ago.
Sent this on to the people that need to see it. :D

Thanks!