Scammers Masquerade as Telstra with 'Service Interruption' Warning

Posted by MailGuard on 30 September 2021 14:31:24 AEST

A fraudulent email purporting to be from Telstra is landing in inboxes, putting the company’s 18 million customers at risk. 

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Commonwealth Bank Customers Targeted with Fake ‘Security Alert’ Email

Posted by MailGuard on 23 September 2021 15:55:07 AEST

Commonwealth Bank customers are again being targeted by cybercriminals with a new phishing scam designed to steal customers’ credentials, including their name, date of birth, zip code, phone contact, credit card and client number and password details. As one of the most respected brands in corporate Australia, and an expansive customer base, Commonwealth Bank customers must remain vigilant when receiving emails about problems with their account.

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Fake Payment Alert Targets Unsuspecting BOQ Customers

Posted by MailGuard on 26 August 2021 15:56:25 AEST

Bank of Queensland customers have been targetedby aclever phishing scammasquerading as a ‘payment alert’notification delivered to unsuspecting victims by email. This is the second phishing attempt that MailGuard has intercepted involving a financial institution this week, following an email fraud spoofing ANZ. 

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'Suspicious Login' Phishing Email Purports to be from ANZ

Posted by MailGuard on 23 August 2021 13:51:57 AEST

ANZ Banking Group customers be wary of ‘alert’ emails claiming there has been a ‘Suspicious Login’ attempt on your online banking account. Targeting over 9 million customers of the bank, the cybercriminals have crafted the phishing email to steal personal details from clients for credential harvesting, and likely for fraudulent payments. It’s not surprising that criminals have spoofed a trusted name such as ANZ.  

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Latitude Financial spoofed once again in a multi-staged phishing email scam

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 23 April 2020 18:16:17 AEST

In January, we intercepted a phishing scam impersonating Australian financial services company Latitude Financial. Now, a similar phishing email spoofing the company has been identified and blocked. 

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Phishing email claims to deliver ‘your Qantas Travel Money load receipt’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 24 January 2020 13:28:42 AEDT

It might sound exciting to receive an email announcing an unexpected inflow of Qantas Travel Money, but don’t be too quick to follow its instructions – your surprise might just turn into a bit of a shock.

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Phishing email supposedly from ‘Dailpad’ claims you have ‘recieved’ a voicemail

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 21 January 2020 15:51:19 AEDT

Getting an email about a supposedly new voicemail might intrigue and tempt you to explore further but think again before you click on any links.

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Latitude Financial spoofed in phishing scam; email tells users their account access has been ‘disabled’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 15 January 2020 14:20:10 AEDT

Imitating leading financial institutions is a common trick adopted by cybercriminals to gain access to users’ confidential data. MailGuard intercepted a large-scale phishing email scam purporting to come from Latitude Financial yesterday, the 14th of January 2020 afternoon (AEST).

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Phishing email supposedly from Microsoft threatens to deactivate your email account

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 13 January 2020 13:25:26 AEDT

Receiving an email about supposedly inaccessible or blocked inboxes can be alarming, but it doesn’t hurt to think twice about the credibility of the email – especially if it involves clicking on unknown links.

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ANZ Bank exploited again in a new phishing scam designed to steal banking credentials

Posted by Vinelli Alarcon on 10 January 2020 11:29:15 AEDT

ANZ Banking Group customers are the target of the most recent email phishing scam. The email’s sender display name is ‘ANZ Online’ however the emails are coming from a compromised email account.

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Suncorp impersonated in phishing email scam; recipients asked to ‘upgrade’ to new database

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 18 December 2019 16:20:25 AEDT

MailGuard has intercepted a phishing email scam purporting to be from Suncorp.

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Phishing email impersonating ANZ Bank uses safety disclaimers to trick recipients

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 25 November 2019 12:20:57 AEDT

ANZ Banking Group’s trademarks have once again been exploited in a new phishing email scam.

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Fake St George Bank email is a phishing attack

Posted by Emmanuel Marshall on 24 August 2018 12:03:08 AEST

This new phishing attack MailGuard has detected is meant to look like a notification from St George Bank.

The message is a relatively convincing forgery with well-formatted text and a sender address with the domain “@st-george.com”

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Fake ANZ Banking site used in new email scam

Posted by Emmanuel Marshall on 19 April 2018 09:44:18 AEST


An email scam using a fake ANZ Bank login page is dropping on inboxes today.

MailGuard detected the new scam which uses sophisticated graphical elements to create the illusion of genuine ANZ branding.

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IRS tax refund scam targets American tax payers

Posted by Richard Price on 19 January 2016 17:47:59 AEDT

 American tax payers have been the target of an IRS email scam, which MailGuard has successfully blocked and appears to originate from an official body.

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