We received the following notification from Delta and thought it pertinent to pass along to you, our travelers.
Phishing Email Alert
(April 3, 2012) – Delta Air Lines has recently received reports from customers of fraudulent emails claiming to be from Delta.
As such, please be advised of the following:
• We recommend customers change their SkyMiles account PIN immediately and monitor their account for any misuse.
• These emails were not sent by Delta.
• Customers should not click on the link in the email or open any attachments.
• Instead, they should delete the email from their inbox.
• Please call Delta at 1-888-750-3284 if you have questions or need further information.
These emails claim that a customer has purchased a Delta ticket, a credit card has been charged, an invoice or receipt is attached to the email or that customers may print their electronic ticket from an attachment. If you or your customers receive one of these emails, do not open the attachment as it may contain potentially dangerous viruses or harm your computer.
Be assured that Delta did not send these emails, and our customers’ credit cards have not been charged by Delta as a result of the emails. These emails did not originate from Delta, nor do we believe that any personal information that you provided us was used to generate these emails.
As more updates become available, they will be posted on delta.com under Flight Status & Updates – Other Announcements.