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Hot Phishing Scams of the Week: FedEx, Venmo, AT&T, Cathay Pacific, Eva Air, and MORE!

Hot Phishing Scams of the Week: FedEx, Venmo, AT&T, Cathay Pacific, Eva Air, 
and MORE!

Check the top SMS and email phishing scams of the week checked by our Trend Micro Check Team. Can you spot these scams?

 

What is a phishing scam?

 

Phishing aims to entice you to open malicious links from a fake message sent by scammers impersonating famous brands, companies, and organizations.

 

Hot phishing scams of the week

 

FedEx Delivery Scams

 

Spot the Scam_FedEx_0924

 

COVID-19 Vaccine Check Scam

Check this previous article about COVID-19 text scams. Scammers falsely claim that you can get a “COVID check” if you’ve taken the vaccine via a phishing link. Don’t fall for it!

 

failed to receive your $125 covid check for taking the vaccine? learn how to claim it by following this link “.

 

Car Insurance Scam

 

 

 

 

 

Free Gift Scam

Fake messages informing people they won a prize via text message with a phishing link.

 

1. Venmo

Source: Reddit

 

2. AT&T

 

Source: Reddit

 

Airlines Loyalty Program Email Scam

1. Cathay Pacific

Scam Alert_Cathay Email_0924

 

 

2. Eva Air

 

Scam Alert_Eva Air Email_0924

 

Protect yourself from these scams with our free tool Trend Micro Check.
You may read the full article here.

 

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