»

"Apple You Just Login From Solomon Islands" Scam

 +
"Apple You Just Login From Solomon Islands" Scam

Would you share this Article with others?

The fake "Apple You Just Login From Solomon Islands" email below which claims that an error was detected on the recipient's Apple account and it will be locked, is another attempt by cybercriminals to steal their potential victims’ Apple account credentials. The fake email has links in it that go to a phishing Apple website which steals account usernames and password. The phishing website steals account credentials by asking visitors to sign-in with their Apple account usernames and passwords. Now, any attempt to sign into the fake or phishing website will result in the visitors’ Apple account credentials being sent to the cybercriminals responsible for the scam. Once the cyber crooks have gotten possession of the stolen account credentials, they will use it to hijack their victims’ Apple accounts and use the same accounts fraudulently.

The "Apple You Just Login From Solomon Islands" Scam

From: Apple Service <asdjnhaksjdnajsd@kjasdasdasdasda.912414126>

Sent: Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 04:00:53 PM EDT

Subject: [Statement ] RE : You just login from Solomon Islands 206.48.117.99

Because of the email provider system, images in this email may not be displayed correctly.

Аρρlе

Action Required

Dear [email removed],

Date : 8/7/2019 8:00:33 PM

We detected an error in your account. Your Apple ID will be locked until we receive your reply. We need to verify the information in your account.

The steps are very easy: just login, and follow the steps to verify identity.

VERIFY YOUR ACCOUNT NOW

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Greetings,

Apple Support

The links in the fake email go to the following website:

  • hxxps://login-appleid-apple.dnsup.net

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.

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

Please share what you know or ask a question about this article by leaving a comment below. Also, check the comment section below for additional information, if there is any.

Remember to forward suspicious, malicious, or phishing email messages to us at the following email address: info@onlinethreatalerts.com

Also, report missing persons, scams, untrustworthy, or fraudulent websites to us. Tell us why you consider the websites untrustworthy or fraudulent.

If you want to quickly find answers to your questions, use our search engine.

You can help maintain Online Threat Alerts (OTA) by paying a service fee. Click here to make payment.

Comments, Questions, Answers, or Reviews
There are no comments as yet, please leave one below or revisit.

To help protect your privacy, please do not post or remove, your full name, telephone number, email address, username, password, account number, credit card information, home address or other sensitive information in or from your comments, questions, or reviews.

Write Your Comment, Question, Answer, or Review
Write your comment, question, answer, or review in the box below to share what you know or to get answers. NB: We will use your IP address to display your approximate location to other users.
Your comment, question, answer, or review will be posted as an anonymous user because you are not signed in. Anonymous posts cannot be edited or deleted. Sign-in.

"Apple You Just Login From Solomon Islands" Scam