Beware of COVID-19 Phishing Scams

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Phishing scams are something that we should be vigilant of at all times. But it seems criminals do like to exploit times of difficulty and prey on peoples’ anxieties more during times of uncertainty.

Take a look at this article from the Office of Information Technology on an increase in these types of scams and their increasing frequency during times of emergency like the COVID-19 pandemic.

Beware of COVID-19 scams

For more tips and information on phishing scams in general, see the EIT blog post on phishing:

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Jeff Ware, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJeff WareDigital Content Technician Call Jeff Email Jeff Extension Information Technology
NC State Extension, NC State University
Posted on Mar 26, 2020
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