Month: October 2018

Mistake?, Scam (10-20-19)

The following is a scam in which the scammer is hoping to trick the victim into clicking a link which will be used to steal the victim’s personal information. You can tell this is a scam because the scammer’s email address/ name does not match the signature nor is the email from someone the victim […]

Re: Quick Request, Scam (10-30-19)

The following is a spearphish in which the scammer is claiming to the be a fellow employee. The scammer claims to need to know the account balance so that they can send payment to a vendor. The scammer also claims that they are busy and can only be contacted via Email. This is a scam, […]

URGENT, Scam (10-24-18)

The following is a spear phishing attempt in which the scammer is impersonating the victim’s boss. The scammer is asking for iTunes Gift Cards, and will reimburse the victim afterwords. This is a scam and the scammer will not pay the victim back afterwards. This can be spotted as a scam because of the email […]

Great Opportunity to talk at IDF-2019 on July 15-17 at London, UK, Scam (10-30-18)

The following is a scam in which the scammer is claiming to host a conference. Due to the victim’s great work in the field, they have been selected to be a keynote speaker for the conference. This conference is a scam and the email is the scammer trying to obtain more information and eventually money […]

Account, your account, is compromised, Scam (10-25-19)

The following is a variant of a extortion scam in which the scammer is claiming to have videos of the victim going to adult websites and will send that video out to all of the victim’s contacts. In order to prevent widespread embarrassment the scammer is asking that the victim pay a fee of 830$ […]

Your Account is hacked, scam (10-22-19)

The following is a sextortion scam in which the scammer is pretending to have compromised the victim’s account. The sender address will be the victim’s address (this is actually false, the address is spoofed to appear to come from the victim’s account.) This scam is a sextortion scam, instead of using an older password they […]

Request from {Tekenya Mitchell}, Scam (10-19-2018)

The following is a scam in which the scammer claims to have a file for the victim. Upon opening the link the victim will see a login page asking for login credentials. This site is a scam, the information entered on this page will be used to compromise the user. You can tell this is […]

JOB OPPORTTUNITY!!!!! , Scam (10-19-2018)

The following is a job offer scam. The scammer is offering a fake job which will result in the user being tricked into sending money over to the scammer. Some signs that this is a scam are the spelling errors, the scammer claims their name is Charline-Collar but the sender email says something else. Also […]

Urgent: New Payroll Bulletin.., Scam (10/11/18)

The following is a scam in which the scammer is posing as HR. The scammer is stating there is a new payroll system and the victim will need to use the link to sign up to the new payroll system. Some signs that this is a scam are the fact that this email is not […]

Did you attempt to log into my facebook by accident?, Scam (10-9-18)

The following is a scam in which the scammer is posing as Facebook technical support. The scam asks if the victim attempted to log into the wrong Facebook, the link has a cloned facebook page which will send the info entered back to the scammer. Some signs that this is a scam are the unofficial […]

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