If you have a Netflix account you might be at risk of falling prey to a new phishing scam that targets Netflix users through emails. These emails contain a fake login screen of Netflix and ask for the login information. If the user enters the login information, the scammers ask for the credit card details.
This particular campaign has been discovered by FireEye Labs. The company maintains that this phishing campaign is aimed at obtaining personal and financial information of Netflix’s customers. The scammers have used some different tactics of malware and encryption, which make this campaign different from other phishing scams. These tactics help the campaign prevent detection from spam stopping applications and phishing filters and easily deceives and trap innocent users. FireEye researchers also state that the domains they identified to be used in this campaign are not active anymore, which means that the scammers also keep changing domains to prevent their origins from being tracedcontinue reading