Domain Name Scam
This morning one of our clients forwarded an email that contained the following information.....
Subject: Attention: Inaccurate whois information.
On Wed, 29 Oct 2008 12:53:10 -0300 we received a third party complaint of invalid domain contact information in the Whois database for this domain Whenever we receive a complaint, we are required by ICANN regulations to initiate an investigation as to whether the contact data displaying in the Whois database is valid data or not. ......
We would like to warn all users that this is very definetly a scam. The link provided in the email looks real but links to another site designed to harvest your details.
We like to talk to our customers and provide human support, please be assured that we would contact you in the first instance by phone if there was a problem of this nature.
If you are worried or need extra info please feel free to call us +64 3 474 5953 so we can help.