COVID-19 Scam Alerts

Published March 30, 2020

Friendly Reminder

Always Watch Out for Malicious Scams

  • Fake Websites
  • Phishing Emails, Phone Calls, and Texts
  • Ransomware & Denial of Service Attacks
  • Anything Suspicious

According to NRTC, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, cyber criminals are now using COVID-19 updates against us in an attempt to access work and home networks. NRTC findings include fake version of the John Hopkins coronavirus map, taking orders for protective masks that they have no intention of fulfilling, and promises of vaccines that don’t exist, for example.

Please Just Be Very Careful!

For detailed tips on how to recognize and avoid scams please visit:

https://etczone.com/news/recognizing-and-avoiding-phishing-scams-more/