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Anonymous
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2013-06-13 14:37:01
MalWare, Trojans, Virus payloads
American Airlines email ticket confirmation scam - mendeleev-carwash.ru
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   American Airlines@ [aa.com consulatec04@news.globalnotifications.net]
Scam Website:
   http://www.mendeleev-carwash.ru
Note that links including images link to mendeleev-carwash.ru when hovered over!!!

The flight info is pretty accurate related to actual flight information. May be copied and altered from a real AA HTML email.

I\'m posting this because it is the most real-looking scam email I have ever received. Made me think that my credit card was stolen and actually being used.

Title is:

E-Ticket Confirmation-G1IQ7X 14JUN

Contents start:

Thank you for choosing American Airlines / American Eagle, a member of the oneworld® Alliance. Below are your itinerary and receipt for the ticket(s) purchased. Please print and retain this document for use throughout your trip.


You may check in and obtain your boarding pass for U.S. domestic electronic tickets within 24 hours of your flight time online at AA.com by using www.aa.com/checkin or at a Self-Service Check-In machine at the airport. Check-in options may be found at www.aa.com/options. For information regarding American Airlines checked baggage policies, please visit www.aa.com/baggageinfo.

For faster check-in at the airport, scan the barcode below at any AA Self-Service machine.

You must present a government-issue photo ID and either your boarding pass or a priority verification card at the security screening checkpoint.


(All the AA.com links actually point to a russian email address associated with mendeleev-carwash.ru)
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