TNW Creations, LLC. Multimedia Publishing

Web Design & Development

Austin, Texas

Scam Alert! Phishing domainregistercorp.com

Honestly, how do scammers sleep at night?

Probably about the same as their future criminal cellmates. 🙄


Did you receive an email like this?

"From +12548593423
[email protected]
Notice#: 491343
Date: 2021-01-24


YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION TO THIS MESSAGE IS ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY!

YOUR DOMAIN WILL BE TERMINATED WITHIN 24 HOURS
We have not received your payment for the renewal of your domain

We have made several attempts to reach you by phone, to inform you regarding the TERMINATION of your domain


CLICK HERE FOR SECURE ONLINE PAYMENT: domain-register ga/?n=

IF WE DO NOT RECEIVE YOUR PAYMENT WITHIN 24 HOURS, YOUR DOMAIN WILL BE TERMINATED

CLICK HERE FOR SECURE ONLINE PAYMENT: domain-register ga/?n

 

ACT IMMEDIATELY.

The submission notification will EXPIRE WITHIN 24 HOURS after reception of this email"

 

Worried? Don't be. THIS... is. a. SCAM.

There are a hundred types of domain scams out there and this is one of them (also, check out Scam Alert! Phishing at domainworld). Don't panic. Don't pay them. And don't mark them as spam if they emailed through your website, because you might just be inadvertently marking your site as spam.

 

If you're not sure if something is legit, drop us a comment. We'll check for you. We hate scammers, spammers and cyber criminals.

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2/22/2021:

This article was originally posted on January 21st, 2021 after we received the first phishing emails from this scammer. We added images on January 24, 2021 when we received more emails.

 

On January 25, 2021 - the domain was sold to another person. While we don't know anything about the new domain owner, it should be pointed out that the .COM domain is now under new ownership (see domain tools public information here).

 

Either way, these emails shown above are still a SCAM, don't click the links or follow the domain that was demanding payment (as seen in our text and images above) ends with .ga which is a domain ending for the country Gabon, located in Central Africa.

 

Web Developer, Author, Publisher & Designer

I've been designing, programming, writing and publishing online since 1995. I've worn many hats throughout my life, but the common core of my career has always been media. Besides the portfolio you see on TNW Creations, my internet presence has been substantial for over 2 decades. In 1995, while still in college, I founded TNW Creations and became part of the grassroots development for teaching the Lakhota language online. By 2004, my bilingual work was listed on many sites, including National Geographic , Encarta and Touchstone Pictures Hidalgo. When I'm not designing and writing, you'll find me managing MagicStoryLand.Com, creating kid-friendly game & video content, posting salty articles about cyber threats and SEO, leading Girl Scouts, moderating UnifyLife.Org and enjoying my  community, church & family.