New Round of Phishing Attacks Using Fake “Authorize.net” Late Fee Warning Notices

  
     
September 29, 2011

New Round of Phishing Attacks Using Fake “Authorize.net”

Late Fee Warning Notices

Subject: Authorize.Net Late Fee Warning Notice

Have you received a random notice in your INBOX from Authorize.net with the above subject line stating that you have accrued a late fee for not having paid a bill, but know nothing about this group or the bill?

Whatever you do, DO NOT click on any links embedded in this random email, and don’t share with others, for the links could take you somewhere you don’t want to go online!

What to do if you receive what you think is a fake authorize.net late fee notice? Read here for details:

https://support.authorize.net/authkb/index?page=content&id=A196&actp=LIST_RECENT

BBB ADVICE

For tips on these types of calls, including what red flags to watch for, go to: BBB.org