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W-2 Phishing Scam Happening Through Emails

Posted by Steven Lai Fri, Mar 24, 2017

 Scam requests for W-2's

Numerous scams have been happening through emails. The scam consist of requests for W-2 information from individuals. The scam emails are designed to look like they was sent from a CEO or other excuitive member, asking for employees W-2 information.  The FBI and IRS have posted warnings about this criminal activity and have stated the volume of the scam emails have increased drastically. 

 

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Topics: Data Security, cybersecurity, email security, Phishing