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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Fraudulent Shipment Alert: Phony DHL Express Tracking Used to Lure Victims

Posted by MailGuard on 12 August 2021 17:08:43 AEST

Cybercriminals are once again targeting the vulnerability of those patiently awaiting parcel deliveries, with a recent email scam pretending to be from leading international express delivery service, DHL Express. MailGuard has intercepted several phishing attempts imitating the trusted logistics service provider over the past year, mirroring the rise in online deliveries throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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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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DHL impersonated in phishing email; users asked to submit "correct address"

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 19 October 2020 16:35:18 AEDT

Receiving an email claiming your package has been undelivered may be alarming, but as this phishing email reminds us, it never hurts to think twice before clicking on any links.

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Beware: Email containing fake DHL “shipment” tracking leads to phishing page

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 24 September 2020 19:49:57 AEST

With online shopping on the rise, it’s common for parcel tracking notifications to appear in inboxes – a trend cybercriminals continue to exploit in their bid to trick users.

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This is not a real DHL email - it's a scam

Posted by Emmanuel Marshall on 22 May 2018 09:39:41 AEST

The email message shown in the screenshot above is not a genuine DHL message. While it shows DHL trademarks and graphics it is actually a phishing scam.

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Fake parcel email scam mimicking DHL does the rounds

Posted by Jaclyn McRae on 20 January 2017 11:21:00 AEDT

 A fake DHL email containing malware is putting Australian inboxes at risk.

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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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Fake DHL ‘Tracking Procedure’ Malware Email Scam

Posted by Daniel Graziano on 06 October 2015 16:01:00 AEDT

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

This outbreak has been widely distributed alerting the email recipient of a package which has been supposedly dispatched to be delivered to them.

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