BBB ALERT: Bogus Emails Claiming to Be From BBB

For the sixth time in recent months, phishing scams using The Better Business Bureau’s name have been sent in an attempt to lead recipients to a site that carries a malicious virus.

The most recent rash of bogus emails carry subject lines that read either ”The Better Business Bureau Investigation,” “The Better Business Bureau Complaint, ” or ”The Better Business Bureau Dispute Resolution.” The e-mails are fraudulent; even the BBB of North Alabama has been receiving these bogus emails.

The email with the subject line “The Better Business Bureau Investigation” contains the following text:

http://whnt.com/2012/03/30/bbb-alert-bogus-emails-claiming-to-be-from-bbb/

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