A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: Consumer Alert: New Anti-theft System" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 08 Oct 2008 07:14:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was michael hernandez <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Oregon Community Credit Union has confirmed
that a small number of people were recently phished. "Phishing" is when a
criminal replicates a legitimate web site to deceive individuals into providing
personal financial, or other confidential information.
An unknown number of people recently received an email that appeared to be sent from Oregon Community Credit Union. We currently working to shut down the phishing site, and determining the extent to which our clients may have been affected.
Due to this attempts we have had to temporary suspend any future uthorizations being conducted with your Credit Card. Please call us immediately at 1-877-875-6490 We will review the activity on your account with you and upon verification, we will remove any restrictions placed on your account. Please disregard this notice if you already re-activate your card.
Oregon Community Credit Union cares about you and we want to ensure the highest level of protection for you.
Oregon Community Credit Union Fraud Department You can contact us by phone, U.S. mail, or email. We look forward to hearing from you.
Or contact Customer Care at 1-877-875-6490
By U.S. mail:
Oregon Community Credit Union
P.O. Box 77002
Eugene, OR 97401-0146
If you do not have an account with us, please ignore this message as it has reached your email address by mistake. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may caused.
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