Just Eat gift card phishing email
A fake email purporting to be from Just Eat is doing the rounds, tempting recipients to claim a £50 gift card they have been ‘chosen’ to receive.
Clicking the link will take you through to a phishing website, which attempts to steal your personal info. Many of us are using takeaway delivery services so it’s worth being cautious about such communications.
• NEVER open attachments or links in unsolicited emails
• NEVER give out personal information
• DELETE spam emails from your mailbox
Scammers want your name, date of birth & current or previous address to commit identity theft.
With it they can:
• Open bank accounts
• Obtain credit cards/loans & benefits
• Order goods / mobile phone contracts
• Take over existing accounts
• Obtain a passport & driving license
WHERE TO REPORT
Protect others by reporting incidents like this.
If you, or anyone you know, have been affected by this fraud or any other scam, report it to Action Fraud by calling 0300 123 2040 or visiting www.actionfraud.police.uk and