American Express – Your account has been De-activated

Date Issued2018-12-18

Fraud Alert #242767

Target CompanyAmerican Express

From Address****************** <*******>

Subject LineYour account has been De-activated

Report Phishing Fraud:

Please forward all phishing emails to

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