Beware: Fake DHL Phishing Email Claims 'Your shipment is on its way'

Posted by MailGuard on 21 October 2021 16:46:52 AEDT

Recipients of an email with the subject, ‘Your shipment is on its way’ purporting to be from ‘DHL Customer Care’, are strongly advised to not click onlinks asking them to retrieve any parcels awaiting them. The email is likely to bea phishing attempt by cybercriminals, aiming to steal credentials and potentially install malware on your network. 

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DHL Scam: Take-Two Before Clicking on Your Next Parcel Delivery Notification

Posted by MailGuard on 20 August 2021 08:13:27 AEST

Another day, another fraudulent package notification vying for your attention. DHL is the focus of the latest phishing scam being intercepted by MailGuard. With the subject reading ‘Your package is stopped in one of our stations’, the email claims that a small fee needs to be processed in order to have the package released.

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Don’t be fooled by this DHL-themed phishing email claiming ‘you have a package pending delivery in Terminal 1’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 09 June 2021 17:19:46 AEST

MailGuard has intercepted another phishing email that impersonates popular shipping company DHL, masquerading as a delivery alert in order to trick users.

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Watch Out: DHL-themed phishing email scam claims you have an ‘undelivered parcel’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 28 May 2021 14:51:07 AEST

As we head closer to the End of Financial Year (EOFY), cybercriminals continue using parcel delivery related lures to trick users.

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Scam Alert: Phishing email impersonating DHL informs users of a failed delivery attempt

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 14 May 2021 18:26:24 AEST

Cybercriminals continue impersonating popular shipping company DHL in phishing scams designed to steal confidential data.

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Warning: Another DHL-themed phishing email scam intercepted as the EOFY approaches

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 05 May 2021 19:02:07 AEST

International shipping company DHL is once again the subject of a phishing email scam intercepted by MailGuard.

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Phishing email scam impersonating DHL claims your "package is ready"; employs reCAPTCHA feature

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 19 January 2021 18:27:50 AEDT

Global logistics service DHL has once again been impersonated in a phishing email scam detected by MailGuard.

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Year-end parcel delivery scams continue: DHL impersonated once again in phishing email

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 10 December 2020 17:30:51 AEDT

As we head deeper into the year-end shopping season, cybercriminals continue using parcel delivery related lures to trick users.

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Another parcel delivery scam: Phishing email spoofing DHL hits inboxes amid the year-end shopping season

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 02 December 2020 14:36:01 AEDT

MailGuard has intercepted a phishing email scam purporting to be from popular shipping company, DHL.

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Would you fall for a brandjacking scam?

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 24 May 2019 13:15:29 AEST

Brandjacking - where cybercriminals impersonate the brands we trust, in order to fool us into clicking on malicious content - has affected some of the world’s biggest companies, past and present. 

Anyone can be a target of brandjacking scams.

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Fake email parcel scam mimics DHL

Posted by Daniel McShanag on 26 October 2018 11:08:44 AEDT

A fake DHL email is putting Australian inboxes at risk. 

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DHL branding exploited by new scam

Posted by Emmanuel Marshall on 08 May 2018 09:20:59 AEST


MailGuard has detected a new email-based cyber-attack exploiting DHL branding.

This scam is designed to look like a ‘shipping notification’ from DHL shipping. The text of the message advises the recipient that they ‘have DHL shipment’ and asks them to ‘download attached to confirm your shipping details.’

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Breaking: Microsoft brand again centre of cyber scam

Posted by Jaclyn McRae on 09 September 2016 12:29:59 AEST

The world’s biggest brand names are being used to trick people into handing over sensitive personal and financial information. 

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Fake DHL Email Malware Scam Detected

Posted by Annamaria Montagnese on 28 July 2016 10:50:21 AEST

MailGuard have successfully identified and blocked an email malware scam circulated by cyber criminals impersonating global logistics giant DHL.

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