Phishing email impersonating Spotify claims ‘your payment didn’t go through’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 05 December 2019 14:26:08 AEDT

Receiving an urgent email from one of the world’s leading brands may cause you to sit up and take notice, but sometimes it also calls for a critical need to be more vigilant before taking action.

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Warning: This invoice attachment contains a phishing scam

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 17 October 2019 11:33:59 AEDT

Invoices can be very costly indeed – and not always in the traditional sense. A recent phishing invoice email scam detected by MailGuard is designed to trick victims into revealing their confidential data.

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Scam Alert: Phishing email spoofing Telstra uses ‘$500 gift card reward’ to trick users

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 15 October 2019 16:41:13 AEDT

MailGuard has discovered a phishing email scam that is targeting inboxes across Australia.

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Email containing ‘audio file’ attachment delivers phishing attack

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 10 October 2019 11:04:06 AEDT

MailGuard has detected a new phishing email scam that uses an ‘audio file’ to deliver a phishing attack.

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Phishing email spoofing Commonwealth Bank uses multi-factor authentication to trick users

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 08 October 2019 16:27:39 AEDT

Exercise caution if you receive an email supposedly from Commonwealth Bank – the bank has been spoofed via a new multi-staged phishing email scam. The hallmark of this scam lies in not only how well-crafted it is, but how it ironically utilises multiple safety features to steal confidential data of users.

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Emails purporting to be from PayPal hit inboxes; suspected to contain phishing links

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 04 October 2019 13:58:07 AEST

MailGuard has intercepted multiple variations of an email scam impersonating global online payments system, PayPal. Sent via malicious domains originating overseas, these emails contain links that are suspected to harvest users’ confidential details.

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Phishing email supposedly from Westpac reminds users of the ‘end of tax season’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 30 September 2019 17:03:25 AEST

Cybercriminals have once again exploited Westpac Bank’s trademarks in a phishing email scam.

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Shipping notification spoofing Qantas is actually a phishing email scam

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 23 September 2019 16:31:46 AEST

It might sound exciting to receive an email announcing an unexpected gift, 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 brandjacks Netflix; claims users’ subscriptions are ‘canceled’

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 20 September 2019 16:53:59 AEST

Netflix users, don’t panic if you receive an email claiming your Netflix subscription has been cancelled. The popular entertainment company has once again been spoofed by cybercriminals in a phishing email scam.

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Phishing email impersonating PayPal informs users of "account limitations"

Posted by Akankasha Dewan on 20 September 2019 11:20:49 AEST

MailGuard has intercepted a phishing email scam impersonating global online payments system, PayPal. The scam was first detected on Thursday 19th September around midday (AEST).

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Breaking: Bold PayPal scam phishes for passwords, bank details and ATM pin

Posted by Jaclyn McRae on 20 September 2016 15:50:00 AEST

A brazen new PayPal phishing email attempts to steal a range of private information including ATM pins and credit card 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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Breaking: Realistic phishing scam again preys on PayPal users

Posted by Jaclyn McRae on 01 September 2016 17:17:45 AEST

A fake website designed to mimic the official PayPal site is being used in a ploy to steal recipients’ log-in details and credit card information.

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Breaking: New PayPal Scam Leverages MailChimp Brand and URL

Posted by Annamaria Montagnese on 28 April 2016 10:00:56 AEST

MailGuard first detected and blocked the scam, which has cyber criminals impersonating PayPal in a bid to steal login and banking credentials from victims.

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What’s In A Name? - How Email Scams Are Impacting Big Brand Customer Relationships

Posted by Craig McDonald on 23 March 2016 17:17:18 AEDT

There is an old adage that it takes years to build a good reputation and mere seconds to destroy it. But what if you’re a big business whose reputation has sustained damage from elements outside of your control?

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