Amazon Prime Membership has been Suspended Scam

Amazon Prime Membership has been Suspended Scam

The "Amazon Prime Membership has been Suspended" email scam below contains a link to a fake or phishing Amazon website that steals account credentials, personal and financial information. If the link in the fake email is clicked, recipients will be taken to a fake Amazon page where they will be asked to re-enter their name, address, and credit card information. And, if they do, all that information will be sent to the cybercriminals behind the scam. Therefore, if you think you have been tricked by the same scam, please change your Amazon password and contact Amazon and your bank immediately.

The "Amazon Prime Membership has been Suspended" Scam

From: Amazon. com

Sent: Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 03:47:05 PM EDT

Subject: © Your Prime Membership has been Suspended


Thank you for using Amazon Prime . As a result of incorrect billing/credit-card information related to your account We have to place a hold on your account, You may not be able to use this account until you validate your correct billing information. Kindly login to your account and update billing.

The Amazon Team

Login & Update My Billing

Amazon will never send you an unsolicited email that asks you to provide sensitive personal information like your social security number, tax ID, bank account number, credit card information, ID questions like your mother's maiden name or your password. If you receive a suspicious email, report it immediately.

Suspicious emails or webpages not from often contain:

  • An order confirmation for an item you didn't purchase or an attachment to an order confirmation - Note: Go to Your Orders to see if there is an order that matches the details in the email. If it doesn't match an order in Your Account, the message isn't from Amazon.
  • Requests for your username and/or password, or other personal information
  • Requests to update payment information - Note: Go to Your Account and select Payment options. If you aren't prompted to update your payment method on that screen, the message isn't from Amazon.
  • Links to websites that look like, but aren't Amazon
  • Attachments or prompts to install software on your computer
  • Typos or grammatical errors
  • Forged email addresses to make it look like the email is coming from Note: If the "from" line of the email contains an Internet Service Provider (ISP) other than, then it's a fraudulent email.

To determine if there is something wrong with your Amazon account, always go directly to and sign-in. After signing in, if there is something wrong with your account, you will be notifed.

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  • March 9, 2022 at 10:13 PM by info

    "From: Amazon <>

    Date: March 9, 2022 at 3:59:23 AM CST

    Subject: Your Amazon User Has Been Regarded As Inactive

    Important Notification


    Customer Support Request!

    Your Amazon Account has been suspended

    due to security reasons!

    Therefore your account must be updated.

    To continue using your Amazon Account again,

    please use the link below:

    To restore your account please confirm this device as safe:

    Update My Account!

    Temporary suspension notice!

    Case ID: AMZ-8335668881097543ENW"

    Received this scam.

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