I got a bunch of these this week. I don’t know what happens if you click the links, but they look like malware delivery vehicles. They included a variety of graphics that look like typical credit score spam, but the sender addresses are obviously faked and the links look like they point to hacked WordPress sites like nbouhout.astblogs.org//wp-content/themes/trulyminimal/includes/framework/plugins/score_for_free.html.
Credit Masters [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Score Free [email@example.com]
Credit Report Center [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Check 2013 [email@example.com]
Credit Masters [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Check 2013 [email@example.com]
Credit Report System [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Masters [email@example.com]
Credit Report Center [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Report Center [email@example.com]
Credit Score Free [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Credit Masters [email@example.com]
Credit Score Free [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Your TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian Scores Have Updated
Your TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian Scores Have Changed
Your TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian Scores Have Decreased
Important: Your Score Report Just Changed
Warning: Your Report Just Changed
Your Score May have been Changed – please take a look
Your Score Apparently Changed – please browse online
Your Score May have been Increased – please overview
Your Score May be Increased – please overview
Warning: Your Credit Score Just Changed
Get Your 3 FREE Credit Scores Today
Get Your 3 Credit Scores Today
The text looks like the following, but the first line and details like the ID and “Report creating time” vary. The first lines read:
Your score apparently decreased!
Your credit score probably increased!
Your score apparently changed!
Your score apparently increased!
Your score may have been increased!
Your score apparently updated!
Your credit score probably changed!
Here’s what followed in one version (the English is better in some versions):
– Browse this link to see eventua changes
– Click this link to see fresh credit score updates as of December 18th, 2012
Browse your score fast!
Report creating time: 12 seconds
Here’s a screen shot showing one of the many graphics they included: