October 20, 2021
Scam/Fraud

Hackers Brief from Cyber Wyoming | August 9 | Announcements

The Hackers Brief from Cyber Wyoming is sponsored by First Federal Bank & Trust. Be aware of the latest scams in Sheridan, Wyoming and the rest of the nation. 

 

Fake PayPal payment

Emails trying to persuade Wyoming citizens they’ve made large payments through PayPal have been circulating. The first line of this email greets citizens by their email addresses. The email will then state that a payment has been made via PayPal to the Trydex exchange. Look for the email to be sent from renatobrunkhardt598@gmail.com.

 

Fresh Tax Help suspicious

A Casper citizen received an email saying that nb2q.eJZ3@kirovo.creraditus.com spoofed as IRS-2021 had been trying to reach him ‘many times’ and to please confirm receipt of the email regarding his past due taxes. The link, according to checkphish.ai, goes to…

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