"Craigslist Inbox Full - Received New Messages" Phishing Scams
The email message below with the subject: "United Nations Arbitration Centre Department," which claims that the recipients have received new messages from Craigslist but their inboxes are full, is a phishing scam. The fake or phishing email message was NOT sent by Craigslist, but by scammers, who are attempting to trick their potential victims into visiting a phishing website that will steal their online accounts' username and passwords, personal and financial information. Therefore, recipients of the fraudulent email message should delete it and not follow the instructions into it.
The Phishing Craigslist Email Message
From: Support <k365sfxvvqh1 email@example.com- certificate282501549.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2016 8:46 AM
Subject: Craigslist Inbox Full
You have received:
2 New Messages
From Craigslist w4m:
CLICK SHOW IMAGES ABOVE TO VIEW MESSAGE
This is an automated response.
The link in the phishing email message goes to the following phishing or fake website:
But, the cybercriminals may change the link to go to other phishing or fake websites.
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