Phishing Scam Mimics BBB Complaint Procedures

August 07, 2017

Better Business Bureau serving San Diego, Orange and Imperial Counties warns against an on-going phishing scam using emails that resemble BBB complaint notices to disguise malware links. This fraudulent use of the BBB name and logo puts your device at risk of infection. If you receive an email from the Better Business Bureau and you are unsure of the true source, contact us at (858) 637-6199. For more information and ways to verify the legitimacy of emails that appear to be a BBB complaint notice, click here:

Further cyber security resources can be found on or through the Identity Theft Resource Center at It is encouraged that consumers call BBB’s 24-Hour Consumer Helpline at (858) 496-2131 for free information and advice.