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The "American Express Cardmember Report Requires Your Action" Scam
From: "American Express" AmericanExpress@ampress.com
Date: August 9, 2018 at 1:06:05 PM CDT
Subject: Alert: CardMember report requires your action.
American Express logo
In regards to Basic Cardmember
This is to inform you on a timely security report for your American Express(R) Card.
At time of report analysis, We ran into problem validating your profile.
In view of this, Cardmember informations need to be requested and your mandatory effort is required.
WHAT IS REQUIRED
To proceed, An attached HTML Fillable Web Form is sent along this message.
- See Attached Information Form, Download and Open to Continue.
- Finish steps by filling out the Form.
Thank you for your Card Membership.
American Express Customer Care
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