"Your AOL Desktop Will be Discontinued in 7 Days" Email Scam
The Fake "Your AOL Desktop Will be Discontinued in 7 Days" Email
From: AOL. (Account Mgmt Team) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sent: 30 January 2020 08:33
Subject: FINAL NOTICE: Your AOL Desktop will be discontinued in 7 days
Final AOL Alert:
Your AOL Desktop will be discontinued
Dear AOL Member ,
You will lose access to your current AOL Desktop software in 7 days. Please take action by selecting at least one option below:
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AOL users who have already received the phishing email message, and who have followed the instructions in it, are asked to change their AOL account passwords immediately before their accounts are hijacked by cybercriminals and used fraudulently.
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