While spam volumes may be down, the Phishing fraud’s continue in high volume with Craigslist.org users being highly favored targets.
Look for these spam emails to trap unsuspecting users:
Subject: Account Update Notice
From: ”craigslist” <firstname.lastname@example.org>
While they spoof “email@example.com” as the sending address, most that we’ve reviewed have come from various hijacked Earthlink accouts:
from elasmtp-banded.atl.sa.earthlink.net ([18.104.22.168])
from elasmtp-scoter.atl.sa.earthlink.net ([22.214.171.124])
Here’s a complete copy of one of these “Account Update Notice” frauds: