Warning - "Your Apple ID is Automatically Locked For Security Reasons" is a Phishing Scam
The "Your Apple ID is Automatically Locked For Security Reasons" Phishing Scam
Your Apple ID is automatically locked for security reasons. We see unusual activity in different locations with your account.
Date : 31/07/2018 13:18:55
Device : Linux
Browser : UC Browser
Location : United Kingdom
To unlock your account, you must login and verify your identity. We will protect your account until you confirm this message within 24 hours.
If we do not receive information before this deadline, your account access may be permanently locked. Please visit or click login button to verify your account.
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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