If you received an Amazon OTP text message out of the blue, it could be a sign that someone else is trying to log into your account.
Don't get too excited if you receive a text message from "Amazon" claiming you've won a prize—scammers are impersonating the brand in this phishing scam.
Received an Amazon package that you didn't order? Check your account—scammers could be posting fake reviews on your behalf.
You can fight scammers who order big-ticket items from your Amazon account with a one-time password that stops them from receiving the item.
If you receive a call from Amazon about suspicious activity on your account, it's likely a scam, and you should hang up immediately.
Scammers are sending convincing emails, posing as shipping companies and online shopping sites, in order to collect your personal information.
If anyone asks for payment via Amazon gift cards, it's likely a scam, especially if it's someone claiming to be from a government agency.
Although somewhat harmless, being a target of a brushing scam can mean your information is compromised and could lead to more harmful scams.
This scam starts with a recorded message about an early (or unwanted) Amazon Prime renewal. To 'cancel' you will unknowingly be transferred to a scammer impersonating 'Amazon.'