A scam based on a fake DHL delivery notification has been making the rounds with the malicious actors using a new, mellow approach to conning people out of their information.

Delivery notifications scams themselves are not new, but Sophos’ team came across a version using a well-constructed, yet still flawed, DHL message that uses a bit of reverse psychology. Instead of filling the email with lots of exclamation points and dire messages it calmly informs them a package is on the way and it can be tracked by clicking the included link.

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