Wells Fargo - Phishing Email


Wells Fargo & Company is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company which is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with "hubquarters" throughout the country.

It is the fourth largest bank in the U.S. by assets and the largest bank by market capitalization. Wells Fargo is the second largest bank in deposits, home mortgage servicing, and debit cards.

This email was sent from Australia IP addres, sent envelope-from wellsfargo_alert@wellsfargo.com.

As you see, it looks pretty innocent, but once you click on  Sign in to eBanking, they wil redirect you to a phishing URL. You may see the difference in the pictures below. The websites look exactly the same, but the one in the right has a phishing URL, and all your personal information will be used for dangerous purpose. Cellopoint was able to detect this kind of phishing, but users must be careful when opening and clicking on suspicious links.