Received Fradulent Message
- The attacker tries to get sensitive information such as passwords or credit card numbers. The email contains a link to a fraudulent website.
- The attacker’s goal is to install malicious software on your computer. The email contains an infected file or convinces you to download the infected file from a fraudulent site.
If in doubt, inquire to firstname.lastname@example.org
Three simple steps
Check if this is already a known case.
Forward the suspicious message to email@example.com (preferably including headers).
Report the fraudulent email as SPAM (optional).
Three more steps to deal with a fraudulent website
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