The Apple Store scam email with an attached PDF below is being sent by scammers to trick potential victims into visiting a phishing website that steals account credentials, personal and financial information. Therefore, recipients of the fraudulent Apple Store email are asked not to attempt to open the PDF, they should just delete the email.
The Apple Store Email Scam with PDF Invoice
From: AppIe Store <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: April 15, 2022 at 10:54:41 PM CDT
Subject: Re: Purchase Verification: Thank you for ordering our app, We are in need of Confirmation of your Purchase on Friday, April 15, 2022 [EST]
A new purchase has been made in your app store on Friday, April 15, 2022.
Your order is pending confirmation and will be automatically charged to your linked credit card.
If you have never made this purchase or you believe an unauthorized person has accessed your account, please find the attached PDF document to cancel your purchase immediately.
If you have been tricked by the Apple Store email scam, contact Apple for help. Click the following link for Apple's contact information: