Email from Delta Airlines regarding your Ticket Purchase – Fiction!  It is a Virus!

Email from Delta Airlines regarding your Ticket Purchase – Fiction!  It is a Virus! 

Summary of eRumor:

A forwarded email warning of a phishing scam disguised as a Delta Airlines transaction that could have a potential virus attached.

The Truth:

The warning is real and found on the Delta Airlines web site.  Click here for Delta Airlines warning.

Phishing is an attempt on the part of scammers to trick you into going to their website and disclosing your financial information. Click here for the truthorfiction.com report on Phishing.

The nature of the potential virus warning is unknown at this time but this serves as a reminder to all internet users that virus protection should be used and updated on a regular basis.

update 03/09/09