Phishing Scheme Targets Amex Cardholders

Phishing Scheme Targets Amex Cardholders

Posted July 18, 2019

Phishing Scheme Targets Amex Cardholders

Source: Bank Info Security
By: Akshaya Asokan
Published: July 18, 2019

* Researchers have uncovered a new type of phishing campaign that is targeting American Express card users.
* What makes this phishing attack different is that instead of using a hyperlink to send victims to a malicious landing page, this scheme deploys an embedded “base href” URL to help hide the true intent from anti-virus and other security tools.