Fake Copyright Infringement Warning Email Used to Spread Ransomware!
We would like to inform you that there is a fake email going around claiming copyright infringement from scammers pretending to have copyrights. This is a global scam that has unfortunately found its way to the United States, even targeting some of our clients.
We take information security very seriously and ask that you also be vigilant in order to prevent fraud and to help protect your company. If you happen to receive this email, DO NOT CLICK ON ANY OF THE LINKS and do not save or forward the email. It is our recommendation that you add a Captcha to your website forms and that you install a malware plugin on your website if you do not have one already.
Here is an example of a fraudulent email request.
Here is a good article on the matter.
At 4 Corners Creative we are always here to help our clients. If you need any assistance with this matter or with any other website related issue, don’t hesitate to give us a call at 888-380-0826.