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New fake invoice from ‘NL Domein Host’

7 November 2017

New fake invoices purporting to come from NL Domein Host are doing the rounds. Be vigilant, don’t pay them!

The sender wants recipients to believe that they are due € 175 for registering a domain name. It is not immediately clear that the document refers to a new domain name and not to costs related to an existing domain name. By paying this ‘invoice’, you will enter into a new agreement.

Our advice
Throw this bogus bill into the waste paper bin. Should you wish to register a new or additional domain name, please contact your provider. You will pay much less than the amount given on this invoice.

Here’s an example: