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phishingBeware this email that attempts to trick you into paying another company for your domain renewal

Here is an example of what the email looks like: (I have replaced your actual domain with yourdomain.com)

Subject of Email: Attn: yourdomain.com Notice of Registration Soon

Registration Expiration


Order #: 198035 Order Date: Sep 1, 2012
Bill To: Administrator Domain
address grabbed from Whois

 

PROCESS SECURE PAYMENT

Domain Name
YOURDOMAIN.COM
Registration
Sep 1, 2012 - Sep 1, 2013
Price
$75.00
Term
1 Year

Domain Name: YOURDOMAIN.COM

To: Administrator Domain

Registration includes SE submission for YOURDOMAIN.COM for 12 months. There is no obligation to pay for this order unless you complete your payment by Sep 16, 2012. SE Services provides submission services and search engine ranking organization for domain owners. This offer for submission services is not required to renew your domain registration.

Failure to complete your search engine registration by Sep 16, 2012 may result in the cancellation of this order (making it difficult for your customers to locate you using search engines on the web).

For Domain Name:
YOURDOMAIN.COM

PROCESS SECURE PAYMENT

 

 

 

Action: Delete the Email - Do Not Reply - Do Not Click on any Links - Only renew your domain with the company that looks after your domain (e.g. Easykey)

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