Don’t Get Tricked: How to Spot and Avoid the ‘Email Verification Alert’ Email Scam

Introduction to the “Email Verification Alert” email scam

The “Email Verification Alert” email scam is a type of phishing scam where scammers send emails that appear to be from a legitimate source, such as a bank or an email service provider, asking the recipient to verify their email account. The email may claim that there has been suspicious activity on the account or that the account needs to be updated for security reasons.

How the “Email Verification Alert” email scam works

When a recipient clicks on the link provided in the email, they are taken to a fake website that looks like the legitimate website of the service provider. The website will then ask the recipient to enter their login credentials or personal information, which the scammers will use to gain access to the victim’s account or steal their identity. read more