Below you'll find recent phishing email examples followed by important instructions. Share this important alert with everyone who has access to your GDS and read the important information regarding what you can do today and over the weekends/holidays.
*Note: This example does not include all the bulleted instructions contained in the phishing email.
What should you do with this information?
Monitor your agency's ticketing daily, including weekends and holidays, and if you suspect unauthorized ticketing or access, immediately:
More on current schemes, fraud prevention and credit card transaction red flags can be found here. ARC will send more examples of suspicious emails in the future to keep you informed of the latest fraud attempts.
ARC powers the U.S.-based travel industry with premier business solutions, travel agency accreditation services, process and financial management tools, and powerful data analytics. In 2012, ARC settled $84 billion worth of carrier ticket transactions for more than 9,400 travel agencies with 15,000 points of sale. By providing world-class business services and products, ARC enables participating agencies and 191 carriers to focus on what's important - increasing their revenue. Established in 1984, ARC is headquartered in Arlington, Va. For more information, please visit www.arccorp.com.