A new Amazon phishing scam email is circulating, that tricks users into handing over their personal as well as financial information including credit card information to online crooks.

Usually, Hackread covers phishing scams identified and alerted by cyber security companies but in the latest one, the targeted scam was aimed at my supposed Amazon account. It is not surprising since the targeted email account (a dummy one based on Hotmail) was part of several data breaches and scammers tend to target such emails thinking that once a fool, always a fool.