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Thursday, March 12th, 2020 5:40 PM

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Phishing Email?

I get my AT&T online using YAHOO email. I received an email supposedly from Currently from AT&T | YAHOO a few minutes ago. I almost clicked on the link until I looked closer at the verbiage. Poor punctuation sent my spidey-senses tingling and me thinks this is SPAM. I can't attach a screen shot, but here is an exact copy of the verbiage:

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Prior to Yahoo! Agreement

"Starting on March 13th, 2020, AT&T YAHOO! customers who have not updated their email account will no longer be able to log in to their Yahoo and through email addresses.

Customers will have to Verify their email address to confirm kindly click on the attachment re-login and verify now! we apologize for any inconvenience caused.

CLICK HERE TO VERIFY NOW

Thank you, Copyright © 2020 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reserved.

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.For assistance, log in to your email! website and choose the "Help" link on any page.Customer Service Email ID # 1009.c 2020!, Inc. All rights reserved

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When I hover over the link, it directs to the following URL: https://attuserverify.weebly.com/.

Has anyone else received such an email?

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1 year ago

We're here to advise on suspicious emails, @virtual_user!

 

To report any fraudulent emails we recommend these three things:

You can use the aforementioend link to find more information on reporting emails along with any fraudlent text and even identifity theft.

 

Feel free to reach abck out if you have any other quesitons or concerns. Thank you for visiting the AT&T Community Forums!

 

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4 years ago

all the time and anytime i see the word kindly click or click here to re login i cringe and weebly is a webhosting company that allows any average joe make a website, your spidey senses were spot on so good for you for looking before leaping ,

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@Constructive Thanks for responding.

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4 years ago

That is definitely a phishing email. I’ve not gotten that specific one but I have gotten something similar. There are many such emails circulating.

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@sandblaster I've gotten a lot of phishing emails over the years, but this was the first for AT&T. I'm glad I took a closser look at it. Thanks for responding.

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1 year ago

Looks like it is happening again with a link inside email ( please do not follow any link, just for notification only) : att-100075.weeblysite.com, also please do not hit any link inside this note

based on this content

AT&T services <[email scrubbed]>
Thu, Mar 2 at 8:14 AM

Dear Member,

 

This version of your AT&T email will no longer be available. We encourage you to upgrade to the newest version of email now.


Upgrade HERE

 

 

 

Thanks again for being a fan!

Yours in your inbox

The AT&T Team

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