SPAM TEXTS PHISHING LINKS SMS SCAM
Fake Document Delivery threat - “This is not a solicitation. Please listen to this message and it's entirety this message just to notify you that we are making a final attempt to deliver certified documents to you.
These documents require your signature. Should you not be present to sign for them we will be forced to record the attempt to deliver and return all documents back to the issuing party. If there is no response from you by the end of the business day they will continue without your participation.
To schedule a better time for delivery of service you'll need to contact 1-888-791-1082 or press one to speak to your case manager now. This call has been recorded as the second attempt to deliver the documents you have been notified”
It’s illegal to send unsolicited commercial email messages to wireless devices. The messages may promise free gifts or cheap services. Scam artists posing as Govt agencies could send messages threatening action unless money is paid. Spam texts can contain phishing links designed to steal personal info or may infect user's phone.2017-11-19 00:55:13
According to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre, citizens lose millions of dollars, each year, by responding fraudulent text messages. Scammers use deceptive text messages to lure consumers into providing personal or financial information2017-11-18 22:40:22
Report spam SMS to ACMA by forwarding to 0429 999 888. If you have a grievance about a specific SMS message, submit a complaint to the ACMA or contact the ACMA on 1300 855 180.2017-11-18 22:27:50
Organizations must only send marketing text messages to individuals, if they have agreed to receive them, except where there is a clearly defined customer relationship. Forward spam SMS messages to 7726 for the network operator to act.2017-11-18 22:03:32