If you received a fake ”Important Notice Regarding Your USPS Shipment” text message, read this to know what to do.
The text message claims you have a package From USPS and you should proceed to a website, which looks suspicious from this end.
The text message goes this way-
from (347) 224-6684:
(My first name), important notice regarding your USPS shipment 8J28K5 from 8/21/2020. Go to: q3smr.info/ocoR5ygJ5a
So far we have received the fake messages from the following telephone numbers:
- 1 (347) 268-9893
- (216) 532-9084
- 1 (917) 935-7163
- (216) 816-5547
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.