"Barnes & Noble Order Confirmation Cancellation" PayPal Phishing Scam
A "Barnesandnoble.com Order Confirmation" Phishing Receipt
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Sunday, October 22, 2017 10:23:36 PM
Subject: Re [ Transaction Receipt ] Barnesandnoble.com Order Confirmation #4030441549
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Thank you for your order. Please see below for your Order Summary. We will send you a follow-up email once your items have shipped. If your order contains a pre-order, those items will not be available until their publication date(s).
We have successfully charged amount $87.99 to your PayPaI, Cancel Now
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Order Number: 4030415259
Ship To: Electronic Delivery Bill To: Danielle
Shipping Method: Electronic delivery
Item Qty Price
What She Knew 1 $87.99 Sub Total: $87.99
Shipping & Processing: $0.00 Tax: $0.00 Total Price: $87.99
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The link in the fake email message goes to a fake PayPal webpage created by cybercriminals to trick their potential victims into entering their PayPal username, password and credit card information.
If the requested information is submitted by the potential victims, it will be sent to the cybercriminals, who will use it to steal their money and use their accounts fraudulently.
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Remember, never click on a link to sign into your PayPal account, always go directly to www.paypal.com or use PayPal's legitimate mobile app. Once you have signed into your account, you will be able to view the transactions on your account, if there are any.
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