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"ATT Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update" Phishing Scam

The fake "AT&T Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update" email below is a scam. Therefore, recipients are asked not to click the link in it. The link in the fake email goes to a phishing website that looks exactly like AT&T's website. Visitors to the website will be asked to sign-in, but any attempts to sign-in will result in their account credentials be sent to the cybercriminals behind the phishing scam.

ATT Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update Phishing Scam
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Once the cybercriminals have stolen their potential victims' account credentials, they will use it to gain access to their accounts, and use the accounts maliciously.

The "AT&T Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update" Phishing Scam

From: ATT_Update <qltyauto@sbcglobal.net>

To: "noreply@att.net" <noreply@att.net>

Sent: Saturday, June 22, 2019, 10:04:55 AM PDT

Subject: AT&T/ Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update

AT&T Yahoo

Prior to AT&T / Yahoo! Agreement

"Starting From the 30th, of June 2019, AT&T customers will no longer be able to log in to their Yahoo and Tumblr accounts through email addresses with the following domains: att.net, ameritech.net, bellsouth.net, flash.net, nvbell.net, pacbell.net, prodigy.net, sbcglobal.net, snet.net, swbell.net, andwans.net."

Customers will have to Verify their email address to confirm if they have been allocated a different domain or not.

Visit: Yahoo.com/At&t_Online to Verify your Domain

Sincerely,

AT&T Online Service

© 2019!, Inc. All rights reserved

AT&T customers who have already been tricked by the phishing scam are asked to contact AT&T customer suppport for help.

AT&T customers should always go directly to www.att.com and sign into their accounts from there, instead of clicking on a link in an email message. This will prevent them from being victims of phishing scams.

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  • October 10, 2019 at 4:39 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: AT&T_Support

    Sent: Monday, October 7, 2019 8:50 AM

    Subject: Email Verification

    AT&T Yahoo

    Prior to AT&T / Yahoo! Agreement

    "Starting From the 7th, of October 2019, att.net customers will no longer be able to log in to their email and AT&T billing accounts through email addresses with the following domains: att.net, ameritech.net, bellsouth.net, flash.net,nvbell.net, pacbell.net, prodigy.net,sbcglobal.net, snet.net, swbell.net, and wans.net."

    Customers will have to Verify their email addresses to confirm if they have been allocated a different domain or not.

    Visit: AT&T Online to Verify your new platform

    Sincerely,

    AT&T Online Service

    c 2019!, Inc. All rights reserved

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"ATT Yahoo! 2019 Agreement Update" Phishing Scam