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Phishing/malware/scam SMS

Be aware!

I just received this SMS in name of Apple. Should you receive a such SMS do NOT open the link!

"Sie wurden ausgewählt, um ein kostenloses Geschenk von Apple erhalten! Gehe ttp://ch.ap5.cc/?p=01141765122236 und geben 4832 bis jetzt behaupten!"
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

I´ve just received the msg in German. I am located in Switzerland.

The phone number which originated the SMS was: +13617561463
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Be aware!

I just received this SMS in name of Apple. Should you receive a such SMS do NOT open the link!

"Sie wurden ausgewählt, um ein kostenloses Geschenk von Apple erhalten! Gehe ttp://ch.ap5.cc/?p=01141765122236 und geben 4832 bis jetzt behaupten!"
Why not ?
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Old 10.11.2012, 19:41
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

I got it too! Except the phone no. mine came from was 0012182515042.

Must be a scam, we can't all be winners!
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Old 10.11.2012, 19:44
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

Mentioned in the Apple Support Community as well.

Screenshots in EN here.
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

I got it too! but i opened the link and entered the code! how stupid of me! (( what do i have to do now? what could happen?
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

You may find you were charged a huge amount for sending an SMS to a premium-rate number.
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Re: Phishing/malware/scam SMS

What happens now is that you've "agreed" to receive premium SMS messages.

Talk to your service provider.
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