A.G. Schneiderman Issues Alert On Phishing Scam Targeting New York Attorneys | www.ag.ny.gov

Warning: Email Phishing Scam

The New York State Bar Association is aware of an email phishing scam that is targeted at attorneys. 

  

The current email subject line says:¬† “The Office of The State Attorney Complaint.”¬† No such office exists in New York.¬†

  

If you received the email, please delete it immediately. Do not follow any links or open any attachments. If you do, your computer or cell phone could be exposed to a virus. 

  

The Office of the New York State Attorney General has issued a press release about the scam.  Link: http://www.ag.ny.gov/press-release/ag-schneiderman-issues-alert-phishing-scam-targeting-new-york-attorneys. 

  

For more information about how the AG’s office handles complaints against businesses, go to:¬†http://www.ag.ny.gov/consumer-frauds/Filing-a-Consumer-Complaint.

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