Phishing Scam from firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
We were notified of a recent Phishing scam dealing with Xerox. The fraudulent email looks like it is being sent from email@example.com with the subject as: To All Employee's - Important Address UPDATE. This is a fraudulent attempt to capture member data.
Below is a copy of the fake email. Do Not click on any of the links!
Subject: To All Employee's - Important Address UPDATE
To All Employee's:
The end of the year is approaching and we want to ensure every employee receives their W-8 to the correct address.Verify that the address is correct - https://local.scfederal.org/details.aspx?id=4815691547
If changes need to be made, contact HR at https://hr.scfederal.org/update.aspx?id=4815691547.
Please NEVER provide any of the following:
- Account Number
- Social security number
- Three digit security number on back of credit card
- Private information
Neither South Carolina Federal Credit Union nor any of our business partners acting on our behalf would ever call, text, or email our members requesting such information.