A "PayPal You Sent Payment to Cleverbridge, Inc" Phishing Scam
From: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 11:15 AM
Subject: Re: [Invoice Received] [New Statement] [Paypal Info] You sent a payment of $59.88 USD to cleverbridge, Inc at 11/20/2018 4:15:23 PM
PayPal logo 11/20/2018 4:15:23 PM
Transaction ID: 9SA57818XL053022U
You sent a payment of $59.88 USD to cleverbridge, Inc
It may take a few moments for this transaction to appear in your account.
firstname.lastname@example.org Instructions to merchant
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Description Unit Price Qty Amount
MacKeeper Premium - #96782658
Invoice ID: 2950320884
The link in the fake email message goes to a fake PayPal website at hxxps://webapps-dispute.redirectme.net/signin/ that was designed by cyber criminals 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.
If you are tricked into submitting your PayPal credentials and credit card information on the fake web page, please change your PayPal password and contact them for help immediately. Also, contact your bank and let them know that you have submitted your credit card information on a phishing website.
Remember, never click on a link to sign into your PayPal account, always go directly to www.paypal.com and login from there.
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