"Bank of America Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice" is a Fake

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Bank of America Service Upgrade and Maintenance Notice is a Fake

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The "Bank of America Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice" below is a phishing scam being sent by cybercriminals to trick recipients into clicking on the link in it. The link goes to a fake Bank of America website that attempts to trick visitors into signing in. But, any attempts to sign-in will result in the visitors' Bank of America credentials or username and password being sent to the cybercriminals.

Once the cybercriminals have gotten to stolen credentials, they will use it to hijack their victims' accounts and use the same accounts fraudulently and maliciously.

The "Bank of America Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice" Phishing Scam

From: Bank of America <m02e0c5b@home.solarlog-web.se>

Sent: Sunday, August 12, 2018 4:33 PM

Subject: Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice

Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice

Due to a major upgrade of our main computer system, your online Services needs to be verified please visit your account and complete the verification process.

We will try to reduce any disruptions to a minimum.We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

Verify Now

If you don't verify your account, certain limitations may be placed on your account.

Thank you for being our customer.

This is a service email from Bank of America. Please note that you may receive service emails in accordance with your Bank of America service agreements, whether or not you elect to receive promotional email. Please don't reply directly to this automatically generated email message.

Read our Privacy Notice.

Bank of America, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender

© 2018 Bank of America Corporation. All rights reserved.

Bank of America customers who have been tricked by the phishing scam are asked to change their passwords and contact BOA for help immediately.

Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.

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  • March 4, 2020 at 7:43 PM by info

    "From: "bankofamerica.com" <hgieschen@tampabay.rr.com>

    Date: 4 March 2020 at 10:39:57 AM GMT-6

    To: Undisclosed-Recipients:;

    Subject: Bank of America: Update for all phone number and email address Code:3957"

    I received this scam.

    remove

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"Bank of America Service Upgrade & Maintenance Notice" is a Fake