Domain Says ‘Go Phish’, Warns Renters of Scam

 Domain Says ‘Go Phish’, Warns Renters of Scam

Real estate listings site Domain is warning renters to be wary of emails suggesting they pay a deposit to secure a property after the site was targeted by a phishing scam.

Domain chief executive Jason Pellegrino, pictured, said it had not been a cyber attack but rather a phishing scam specifically aimed at people who made rental property enquiries.

“We have identified a scam that used a phishing attack to gain access to Domain’s administrative systems to engage with people who have made rental property enquiries,” he said.

“We understand the scammers then contacted some of these people by email to suggest they pay a deposit to secure…

Read full article at www.theurbandeveloper.com