Report Phishing

The APWG collects, analyzes, and exchanges lists of verified credential collection sites, like those used in phishing. This page allows *you* to notify us of a phishing credential collector site. One easy way to do this is to simply forward the suspected phishing email to To better help our back-end system process your submission, you can use the form below and three easy steps:

1. First copy the phishing message header and contents to the text box below.
2. Help us by Identifying the phished Brand.
3. Then click on the submit button.

To efficiently notify us, we ask that you copy both the message HEADER AND message BODY to the input box below. Directions on how to copy the message header and body for many of the popular mail clients follows. Click on your client for instructions. 

Microsoft Outlook

Step 1. Open the message by double clicking it.
Step 2. Find the Options panel in the message ribbon (it's the fourth blue thing at the top of the message.
Step 3. Click on the little arrow in the lower right corner of the Options panel. This should display the header box.
Step 4. Click the mouse anywhere in the "Internet Headers" box.
Step 5. Perform a select all and copy operation.
A. Right click to perform a select all.
B. Right click to perform a copy operation.
Step 6. Click on the close button.
Step 7. Move the mouse to the big empty box, below. Right click and select paste.
Step 8. Move the mouse to a spot in the email message.
Step 9. Perform a select all and copy operations.
A. Right click to perform a "select all".
B. Right click to perform a copy operation.
Step 10. Move the mouse after your header in the big text box below.
Step 11. Right click for a paste operation.

Mozilla Thunderbird

Step 1. Open the mail message.
Step 2. Go to the View menu and select Message Source.
Step 3. Go to the Edit menu and choose Select All.
Step 4. Go to the Edit menu again and choose Copy.
Step 5. Move the mouse over the big text box below.
Setp 6. Right click and do a paste operation.

Phishing Brand Name*