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[UPDATED] Phishing Email : [Notice] : Apple Statement account update information login to re-active

I sometimes receive email samples from users (Thank you!)  to analyse. This time it an apple phishing email asking the user to verify her apple account (snippet below) The email appears to be coming from “94.249.236.102” using SMTP relay of “cloud9-netdesk[.]com” .The latter seems to be using Google as registrar and it’s not live anymore http://whois.domaintools.com/94.249.236.102 http://whois.domaintools.com/cloud9-netdesk.com

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How to spot a fake web site – Phishing

In computing, phishing is a criminal activity using social engineering techniques. Phishers attempt to fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such as passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy person or business in an electronic communication. Ever got an email asking you to urgently update your account? And you get these kind of mails… Read More »