Amazon ‘Security Enhancement Protocol’ Phishing Scam 

According to this email, which purports to be from Amazon, the company has observed multiple login attempt errors on your account during it’s “usual security enhancement protocol.”  Supposedly, Amazon is concerned that someone other than you has been trying to access your account. Therefore, claims the email, Amazon has suspended your account for security reasons and your access will be restricted until you click to update your details.However, the email is not from Amazon and the claim that your account has been suspended is untrue. Instead, it is a phishing scam designed to steal your Amazon account login details and a large amount of your personal and financial information.Here’s what the scam email looks like:Dear Customer,During our usual security enhancement protocol, we observed multiple login attempt error while login in to your online Amazon account.We have believed that someone other than you is trying to access your account for security reasons,we have temporarily suspend your account and your access to online Amazon and will be restricted if you fail to update.

Source: Amazon ‘Security Enhancement Protocol’ Phishing Scam – Hoax-Slayer

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