"Your Apple ID was used Sign into FaceTime and iMessage" Phishing Scams
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The "Your Apple ID was used sign into FaceTime and iMessage" Scam
Subject: Summary Report New Statement Login and Checking accont access information [Alert] [ACC Confirmation]
Date: AppleID Dear-Costumers@notificatoin.accountsupport -suspicious-email-access-account-locked
Your Apple ID, was used sign in to FaceTime and iMessage on an iPhone 7 Plus named "BeenSekians"
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Once the cybercriminals have received the stolen Apple usernames and passwords, they will use it to hijack their potential victims’ Apple accounts and use them fraudulently. Therefore, Apple users who have been tricked by the phishing scam are asked to change their Apple accounts' password, check their accounts for discrepancies and contact Apple for help if any is found.
This is another reason why Apple user should never click on links in email or other messages to sign into their accounts, they should instead, go directly to https://appleid.apple.com/ and sign-in from there. If there is something that needs to be done their accounts, they will be notified after signing in.
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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