Received a text claiming ‘We tried to deliver your parcel IPS016448296CA, but there is an unpaid customs fee? Read This Review to know what you should do.
The text message claims you have a package From IPS and you should proceed to a website, which looks suspicious from this end.
The text message goes this way-
From IEIPS-SMS: “016448296GB
“We tried to deliver your parcel IPS016448296CA, but there is an unpaid customs fee. Please follow the instructions here: 08o.me/Xw1OZ”
So far we have received the fake messages from the following telephone numbers:
- 44 7541 935901
- (216) 532-9084
You shouldn’t click on it! It’s very dangerous, you might lose your personal information by clicking on such links from random text. It is likely a scam, because lots of people got such messages at the same time.
What Should You Do If You Receive Messages Like This
No matter how convincing it make sound, we advise you not to call the number or click the link, or attempt to send a message to the number. This is because once you do so, they would find a way to convince you to send money or your personal information.
If you were tricked by the scam, please contact your bank for help.
Don’t forget to forward suspicious, malicious, or phishing email messages to us Here. Also, you can report scams, untrustworthy websites and tell us why you consider the websites fraudulent.