Warning - "Your Apple Access Has Been Locked for Security Reason" is a Phishing Scam
A Sample of the "Your Apple Access Has Been Locked for Security Reason" Phishing Scam
From: "гесονегу@аρρlе.сοm" <81Z6yVA4IJnoreply-egsiSVfV@notifications.icloud.com>
Sent: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 at 2:24 AM
Subject: Υοuг Αррlе Αссеѕѕ Ηаѕ Вееn Lοсκеd Fοг Ѕесuгіtу Rеаѕοn #E4EK-VVW9
Apple Inc. STORE INVOICE Martinique
Bill To Ship To Invoice #
71 Pilgrim Avenue
3:24, 18 Jan 2018
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Due Date 3:24, 18 Jan 2018 QTY DESCRIPTION UNIT PRICE AMOUNT
1 Beast Solo 3 Wireless - GOLD 300.00 300.00
1 iTunes GiftCard $10 12.00 12.00
1 Storage іСlοud 25.00 25.00
1 Premium Hooq User 10.00 10.00
Shipping 1.0% 3.00
Apple users should never click on a link in an email message to sign into their accounts. They should instead, go directly to https://appleid.apple.com/ and sign-in from there. If there is something wrong with their accounts, they will be alerted after signing in. Users who were tricked by the phishing scam, are asked to change their Apple account passwords immediately before their accounts are hijacked and used fraudulently. For those users who are unable to change their passwords, are asked to contact Apple Technical Support for help.
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