"We've Temporarily Locked your AT&T Access ID" is a Phishing Scam

Weve Temporarily Locked your ATT Access ID is a Phishing Scam

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The fake "We've Temporarily Locked your AT&T Access ID" email, which claims the recipients should contact IT-HELP-DESK to keep their accounts Access ID safe, is a phishing scam being sent by cybercriminals. Therefore, AT&T customers are asked not to click on the link in it. They should instead, go directly to their accounts at https://www.att.com/my/ and sign-in from there. Once they have signed, they will notified of important changes or updates. This will prevent AT&T customers from getting tricked into visiting phishing websites that steal account credentials, personal and finanical information.

The "We've Temporarily Locked your AT&T Access ID" Phishing Scam

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 5:37 PM

From: AT&T Update <djeffery@graftreecare.com>


We've temporarily locked your AT&T Access ID

Hi Valued Customer,

For your security, we've temporarily locked your Access ID. To unlock it. Visit IT-HELP-DESK HERE to keep your account and Access ID safe.

Thanks for choosing us,


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  • August 6, 2019 at 2:25 PM by info

    "From: AT&T Online Services <att-services.cn.1875767747@emailff.att-mail.com>

    To: "dailodavidson@yahoo.com" <dailodavidson@yahoo.com>

    Sent: Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 8:30:19 AM MDT

    Subject: Your AT&T Access ID is temporarily locked


    We've temporarily locked your user ID

    Hi Valued Customer,

    For your security, we've temporarily locked your user ID. To unlock it, either reset your password online at att.com or call us at 800.288.2020.

    Get more tips on keeping your account and ID safe. Personal accounts | Business accounts

    Thanks for choosing us,


    Here is another scam.

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"We've Temporarily Locked your AT&T Access ID" is a Phishing Scam