Canada Post Shipment Notification Phishing Scam

Online users, beware of fake "Canada Post Shipment Notification" emails like the one below. The fake emails have links that go to fake Canada Post websites once they have clicked. If visitors to the fake website attempt to sign into the fake Canada Post website with their account credentials, they will be redirected to legitimate Canada Post website at and their account credentials sent to the cybercriminals behind the scam.

Canada Post Shipment Notification Phishing Scam

Once the cybercriminals receive the stolen credentials, they will gain illegal access to their potential victims' accounts, hijack the accounts and use them fraudulently.

A "Canada Post Shipment Notification" Phishing Scam

Canada Post Shipment Notification Phishing Scam

Package delivery Failed

Wed 3/11/2020 5:49 PM

From: "Canada Post" -

Dear customer,

Notice left indicates that your delivery cannot be completed as expected, If the package is not scheduled for redelivery or picked up within 48 hours, it will be returned to the sender.

You may arrange redelivery by visiting the nearest Canada Post office with the printed shipping invoice mentioned below.

Download the attached shipping instructions.

Thank you, Canada Post Corporation

This is an automatically generated email, please do not reply

Canada Post Corporation

Canada Post customers who have already been tricked by the phishing scam are asked to change their password and check their accounts for any discrepancies. They should also report it to Canada Post.

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  • May 2, 2020 at 9:54 AM by info

    "Canada Post - Delivery notice #1

    Wed 4/29/2020 2:47 PM

    From: CanadaPost -

    Canada Post

    Dear client,

    We were unable to deliver your parcel April 27, 2020, 09:45 AM

    The notification was sent automatically to inform you that as no one was home at the specified shipping address, the delivery was impossible.

    The following document contains information about your shipment.

    Click Here

    Please print it and bring it to the Canada Post office referred to in the receipt to request your redelivery or pickup.

    If the postal package is not scheduled for redelivery or taken within 72 hours, it will be returned to the sender.

    Best regards,


    Here is another scam.

  • April 17, 2020 at 1:47 PM by an anonymous user from: Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

    I got a similar email scam thank you for the warning

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Canada Post Shipment Notification Phishing Scam