Better Business Bureau Alert – 11/23/2011
For Immediate Release
If you receive one of these emails DO NOT open any attachment found within the email. The body of the email asks recipients to respond to the complaint by directing them to a link shown as our national website at http://www.bbb.org. This link is actually disguised to go to a third party website and may be malicious.
Because the message is fraudulent, the BBB advises any business that receives this email to take the following steps:
- Do not click on any links or reply to the message,
- Completely delete the message from your inbox and/or forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org, and
- Run a full virus scan on your computer if you did click on any links.
If you are the victim of an internet scam, the Lawyer Referral Service can refer you to competant attorneys who specifically handle internet scam issues. Call LRS today at 603-229-0002 or request an online referral.