"Your Western Union(WU) Account Online Access is Due to Expire" Phishing Scam
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The "Your Western Union(WU) Account Online Access is Due to Expire" Phishing Scam
From: Western Union <ID8514218@dolphin-ic.com>
Subject: You Have an Important Notification | Reference No. WU6281074
Date: 19 October 2017 at 15:53:59 CEST
Dear (WU) Customer,
To confirm your Western Union online account, You must Sign On before Oct 22, 2017.
For your security, your WU account online access is due to expire if you have not Signed on by the date above.
You can access your Western Union Online Profile at:
WUMT Customer Service
2017 Western Union Union - All rights reserved
This is why Western Union users should never click on a link in an email message, social media post or text message to sign into their accounts. They should instead, go directly to https://www.westernunion.com/ and sign-in from there. After signing in, all important notifications will be displayed to them, if there is any.
Western Union users who have already been tricked by the phishing scam are asked to change their password and contact the Western Union for help.
Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.
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