What is a fraudulent email? A fraudulent (spoof) email pretends to be from a well known or trusted entity in an attempt to solicit personal information from you. People who send spoof emails may use any information that you have provided in order to commit fraud, or possibly identity theft.
What can be done to combat fraudulent email?
To best ensure our constituents’ security, we follow strict rules. We will never ask for the following personal information in emails:
Steps to take to prevent a spoof from affecting you: