Fraudulent E-mails Claiming to be from the FDIC (Sep 2011)
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has received numerous reports of fraudulent e-mails that appear to be from the FDIC and contain an infected attachment. The fraudulent e-mails have addresses such as "firstname.lastname@example.org" or "email@example.com" on the "From" line. The message appears, with spelling and grammatical errors, as shown in the sample below.
If you have any questions, please call 1-800-922-8429.
September 7, 2011 by Risk Management
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