This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on September 16, 2014.
From: American Express [
Sent: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 12:20 PM
Subject: Unauthorized Activity on Your Bank Account
Email advises recipients have had unauthorized activity on their account and the account is suspended. Advised recipient to download an attached file. That website has been suspended by the website provider.
Intent of the Email
The sender is intending to install malware for their own malicious purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email