"American Express Irregular Activity" Phishing Scam
Also, they should not follow the instructions in the phishing email messages, and if they are in doubt or uncertain about an email message that they have received, they should contact American Express Customer Support for help verifying the email message authenticity.
The "American Express Irregular Activity" Phishing Scam
From: American Express <Americanexpress@americanexcpress.com>
Sent: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 10:48 AM
Subject: Recent Activities.
American Express logo
In regards to Primary Cardmember
As part of our commitment to help keep your access secure, we have detected an irregular activity on your access and we are placing a hold on your access for your protection.
In view of this, Cardmember information needs to be updated and your mandatory effort is required.
WHAT IS REQUIRED
To proceed, An attached HTML Fillable Web Form is sent with this message.
- See Attached Information Form, Download and Open to Continue.
Thank you for your Card Membership.
American Express Customer Care
Update Your Email
Message information is included above to help you recognize this as a customer care e-mail from American Express. We kindly ask you not to reply to this e-mail directly as messages are being sent from an unmonitored e-mail address.
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