Job Opportunity Scam from jobs@lunarstormconnect.com

By admin | May 20, 2020 | Uncategorized

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Scam Alert: Job Opportunities are being offered by jobs@lunarstormconnect.com

These job offers are fake and are the most recent form of scam! Yes, even a tech firm can be hit by a scams such as this. If you have received an email from jobs@lunarstormconnect.com or emma.hr@lunarstormconnect.com please contact us immediately at aidan@lunarstorm.ca! We appreciate you contacting us as it allows us to get more information on the attackers.

Similar to many of the scams that popup due to environmental circumstances, this one is no different. The individuals who are portraying our business are taking advantage of the increased unemployment rate caused by COVID-19. It becomes increasingly important to remain vigilant as a user and a business in these difficult times.

How To Stop The Scam:

  1. Conduct a Whois lookup on the domain listed in the fake email
  2. Identify Domain
  3. Call the Domain Registrar Abuse Number listed in the Whois lookup
  4. Contact Google to take down domain
  5. Alternatively, contact Lunarstorm Technologies IT team to assist in stopping the scam

Watch Out For The Following Emails:

[Email Start #1]

From: Daan van Lieshout <jobs@lunarstormconnect.com>
Date: Tue, May 19, 2020, 12:25
Subject: Hello NAME
To: <EMAIL>

Hello NAME,

Lunarstorm is glad to welcome you. We have an open position to offer.
We are looking for an
online Account Manager. Please read the following job description carefully.
ABOUT US:
Lunarstorm Technologies Inc. is a leading provider of technology
solutions to Canadian business. On top of custom software and web
design, our services include a fully managed  IT computer service
compliment that not only functions as a virtual IT staff; onsite or
remote, but also as project managers to guarantee the successful
integration of current and future technologies into a business.
REQUIREMENTS:
-Place of residence Canada
-Basic knowledge of the PC and basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)
-Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively
-Organization skills for successful workday planning
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Employer: Lunarstorm
Location: Remote position
Salary: 29 CAD/hour
Job Types: Full time (40 hours/week) / Part-time (20 hours/week)
We found your resume and were interested in your candidature.
If you’d like to get in touch with us, we’ll be glad to hear from you.

Sincerely,
Human Resources Manager
61 Lewis Rd #3, Guelph, ON N1H 1E9

[Email Start #2]

From: Daan van Lieshout <jobs@lunarstormconnect.com>
Date: Wed, May 20, 2020 at 11:03 AM
Subject: Re: Hello NAME
To: Wayne Chiu <EMAIL>

 Dear NAME,

I reviewed your resume. Please read the attached file attentively. If you are interested in the position please fill out the attached form and send it back to me.

Regards,
Daan  

This Email will have attachments included – DO NOT click, download, or save anything including in the email

If you are subject to the same scam, contact us today & let our IT team take care of it

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