About Delivery Alert Scams

“As online shopping sees its biggest holiday season ever, hackers are sending fake delivery notices impersonating Amazon, UPS and FedEx, with scams up 72% from last year and 440% from October to November. Clicking a fake shipping notification link can launch ransomware or launch a counterfeit branded site to trick users into entering credit card and personal information to reroute a package that never existed.” [Source: CNBC, 19 Dec 2020]

[Video Date: 19 Dec 2020. Posted: 20 Dec 2020.]