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Thank you for the query.  However what you provided is just not enough information to go on.  Yotpo could be doing Market Research on its own and have nothing to do with Malwarebytes.

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36 minutes ago, David H. Lipman said:

Thank you for the query.  However what you provided is just not enough information to go on.  Yopto could be doing Market Research on its own and have nothing to do with Malwarebytes.

Okay.

Here's (attached) the suspect email in question.

 

 

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Thank you.

There is a lack of information concerning this email like referencing a specific purchase while using a "Full Name".  While it does provide an Opt-Out mechanism, it does not provide a US Postal Address as per the US Can Spam Act.

I will pass the file in .EML format to Malwarebytes to check to see if Malwarebytes has contracted Yotpo to perform "surveys'.

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5 minutes ago, E Pericoloso Sporgersi said:

Contrary to their alleged claim, I did NOT purchase anything. Hence my suspicion.

I was wondering about that since you have been a member here since 2010. Figured unless you bought something new you had what you needed already.😎

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  • 4 months later...

Thursday August 11, 2022
I too recieved this request to review MBAM in my gmail inbox, which I wanted to do because I really love bragging on you guys. 

I googled - "does Malwarebytes request Reviews via "reviews@yotpo.com?" and this was the Only conversation I could find on the subject. The email said if I were unable to do the review on the email page, I should go here to submit the review 

 https://landing-pages.yotpo.com/base/#/review?appkey=pddC6TNa3YaS9RbwJIZ4g3cy7imwudCgsC1LipMN&domain_key=mbam-c&email_type=targeted_product_review_request&font_color=051146&header_color=EBF7FE&mail_language=en&outlook=true&review_accept_one_field=true&review_images=true&review_title_required=true&reviewer_token=0f4748cd6212f21a5fba63a3b31ee39700953f34&skip_share=false&stars_color=E7721B&utm_campaign=map_traffic_success_failure_delayed&utm_medium=email&utm_source=map&white_label=full_white_label&submission_type=broken_email  



Virustotal gives it a clean bill of health yet I am still wary.

So for me the question remains - are you guys partnered with this 
reviews@yotpo.com outfit?
If I add the gmail to my spam folder, I do not want to inadvertantly be blocking Malwarebytes from sending me future email.

Sure, I can just delete the email but would rather know that if I did the review - who would it actually benifit.
Please advise,
Thanks

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