PayPal – =?utf-8?Q?Your account is on hold.?

Date Issued2019-01-08

Fraud Alert #242773

Target CompanyPayPal

From Address***************************** <*******@intI.paypaI.com>

Subject Line=?utf-8?Q?Your account is on hold.?

Report Phishing Fraud:

Please forward all phishing emails to scams@fraudwatchinternational.com

Email Methods

  • Deceptive Subject Line
  • Forged Senders Address
  • Genuine Looking Content
  • Disguised Hyperlinks

Web Site Methods

  • Genuine Looking Content
  • Form – Collection of Information
  • Incorrect URL, not disguised

An Example of the Phishing Email is below:

An Example of the Phishing Email