Phishing Scam Claims to Be from BBB

  
     
Phishing Scam Claims to Be from BBB, Cites Federal “Violations”
September 11, 2017

The Better Business Bureau is warning business owners and consumers that scammers are using the BBB name and logo to fraudulently claim companies are “violating the Fair Labor Standards Act,” the “Safety and Health Act,” and other ominous sounding notices.

These emails are fake!!! They are designed to get the recipient to click on a link, which may be used to download malware that can infect the recipient’s computer, steal passwords, or hack a company’s records.

Keep reading to find out what you need to do if you come across this email. 

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