October 6, 2012

BBB: Beware of e-mail scams using the Amazon.com name

The phishing season never ends when it comes to Amazon.com customers. The giant online retailer reported sales of $12.8 billion in the second quarter of 2012. No figures are available for how much scammers have made using the Amazon name, but even if they had only a fraction of successful phishing attempts for the huge number of e-mails sent out, that would be an impressive amount.

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