Weekly analysis – 8th February 2020 to 15th February 2020

Weekly analysis – 8th February 2020 to 15th February 2020

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15-Feb-2020

MillerSmiles provides its weekly phishing analysis for the week of 8th February 2020 to 15th February 2020

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Over the last week MillerSmiles has received many scams from the public and through its HoneyTrap scam detection system. Below we provide an analysis of the scams we have received for the week of

8th February 2020 to 15th February 2020

During the week we reported a total of 7 phishing scams

7 or 100% of these scams linked to websites that were still online and live, ready to capture personal data, when we reported them

The 12 most popular scams as defined by search engine visits to our archive of scams we reported this week and in previous weeks were (as percentage of all visits to the site)

  • 0.59% AOL ACCOUNT TERMINATION ALERT !!! alleged sender AOL (AOL@comms.aol.net) .AOL ( reported 9th February 2020
  • 0.52% AOL ACCOUNT TERMINATION ALERT !!! alleged sender AOL Member Info (AOLMemberInfo reported 11th February 2020
  • 0.52% FINAL NOTICE: Your AOL Account will be discontinued in 7 days alleged sender AOL Member Info (AOLMemberInfo reported 11th February 2020
  • 0.47% Your AOL Account will be disabled in 7 days alleged sender AOL Mail reported 8th February 2020
  • 0.44% FINAL NOTICE: Your AOL Account will be disabled in 7 days alleged sender AOL Mail Today reported 7th February 2020
  • 0.33% AOL Technical Support!!! alleged sender AOL Customer Support (AOLCusto reported 13th February 2020
  • 0.32% Your AOL Account will be disabled in 7 days alleged sender AOL Mail reported 7th February 2020
  • 0.31% AOL ACCOUNT TERMINATION ALERT !!! alleged sender AOL. (Account Mgmt Team) reported 13th February 2020
  • 0.27% ACTION REQUIRED: AOL OATH TERMS & PRIVACY POLICY CHANGE !!! alleged sender AOL Account Mgmt reported 7th February 2020
  • 0.27% AOL ACCOUNT SERVICES!!! alleged sender AOL Mail Team (AOLMemberInfo@c reported 6th February 2020
  • 0.26% Re: millersmiles.co.uk domain errors alleged sender James Parker reported 6th February 2020
  • 0.25% AOL Notification alleged sender AOL Mail Service reported 14th February 2020
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    Top 12 countries hosting phishing sites in this last week’s phishing scam archive
    Keyword Frequency
    UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 7

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