The "Amazon Customs Claim - Investigation Started" Scam

The "Amazon Customs Claim - Investigation Started" Scam

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Amazon customers are asked to delete "Amazon Customs Claim - Investigation Started" emails like the one, which claim there seems that one or more unauthorized devices were connected to their accounts. The fake emails are being sent by cybercriminals who are attempting to trick their potential victims into clicking on the links in the same emails, which go to a phishing website that steal account credentials and personal information.

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The "Amazon Customs Claim - Investigation Started" Scam

From: Amazon.com <9796@test.com>

Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 4:45:12 PM

Subject: Amazon Customs Claim 27685231 #436156 Investigation Started !

Hi, It seems that one or more unauthorized devices was connected to your account

Please update your account info or it will be closed !

Click on the Button Below

Log In Enter email and password

Verify Your Informations To Activate Your Account

Thanks ,

Update Now

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