Fake Elder Scrolls Online Devs Run PlayStation Phishing Scam – Experts’ Comments

Scammers are masquerading as The Elder Scrolls Online developers and sending Playstation private messages that state your account will be banned if you do not provide your login credentials within 15 minutes, Bleeping Computer reported.


EXPERTS COMMENTS
David Kennefick, Product Architect,  edgescan
December 11, 2019
Phishing is a numbers game
Like any targeted phishing attempt, there are unfortunately a small percentage of folks that will fall for this. There are a few indicators of a phishing attempt that are useful to check for: Capitalisation of 'Account' & 'Services' and words such as 'Account Ban,' which are used for emphasis to make users think of the worst case scenario. Asking for private details. If a service asks you for y ....
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