PayPal – Your account requires urgent verification

Date Issued2019-02-12

Fraud Alert #242789

Target CompanyPayPal

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

Subject LineYour account requires urgent verification

Report Phishing Fraud:

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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