Friday, November 4, 2022

Costco phishing email with subject FW: Notice: Costco Survey Offer expiring soon!

For the record, this is a Costco phishing email attempt that is recently going around, with subject FW: Notice: Costco Survey Offer expiring soon! and enticement of $90 Promo offer.

What to do?  Report them, goto bottom of page. 

From : Thank-you <>
Subject : 
 FW: Notice: Costco Survey Offer expiring soon!



How to tell this is a Phishing email ?

  1. Check email address in full, if it's not from originating company then it's phishing.
  2. Hover over all links in email, if it's not from the  company's website then forget it.
  3. The best way is to 

How to examine Email Message Source ?

Now lets look at message source
  1.>Actions->View Message Source. 
  2.>More (down arrow to top right)->Show original.
Check for suspicious links, anything that does not originate from

Report Phishing Email (not as Spam)

  1.>Junk (at Top)->Phishing Scam
  2.>More (down-arrow to top right)->Report Phishing 

Report Phishing

If you have received this email take it further at 


Report phishing at Microsoft and subsequently government agencies

  2. Report Phishing Sites | CISA
  3. Home - Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (

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