Fraudulent messages targeting users of iPhone devices

Apr

24

2016

Received a group of users , devices iPhone iPhone fraudulent text messages Scam designed to steal users of these devices data, where you receive this message as sent by the Apple support team and ask the target user to log in with a user name and password in the placebo site.

It is noteworthy fraudulent letter that targeted users in Britain only the text that the user’s Apple Apple ID account has expired, and he needs to visit the page delusional to receive a new password.

And despite the fact that Apple has not officially commented on these messages, but it is the official support page , indicating that the company does not communicate with users via this method. As a general rule, does not recommend Apple users to send credit card data, passwords, and personal information expanded via e-mail to be checked the identity of the other party.

The company says on its front page, that one of the common ways in phishing users is the inclusion of links in e-mails to appear as links to reliable sites, so users should beware and take an additional step in the verification of the fact that a reliable link or false.

It is noteworthy that this is not the first time that users exposed to the campaign of fraudulent messages targeting a large number of users, however, the arrival of these fraudulent messages through SMS text messages is not commonplace compared with the previous cases.

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