Re: iPhone Phishing Scam

Subject: Re: iPhone Phishing Scam
From: "Peter Neilson" <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2016 07:31:26 -0400

On Mon, 04 Jul 2016 07:23:31 -0400, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

BEWARE ~ phishing scam: Within the past 24 hours I received two bogus
email confirmations informing me that my order for an Apple iPhone 6 Plus,
Gold, has been received and that my credit card has been charged $654.12.
(I would never have placed this order.) The email wants me to click an
(unknown) Account link if the order is in dispute (it is).


Chris Morton

Did they actually charge your credit card, too? Or do we guess that the "click this link" is intended to get you to provide all your credit card info?
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