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‘Man-in-the-E-Mail’ Financial Fraud: How It Works

There’s a new version of the “man-in-the-middle” scam known as the “man-in-the-e-mail” fraud. Here’s how the FBI just said it worked in the Seattle area: In 2013, at least three Seattle-area companies were led to believe they were sending money to an established...

Is that Email from a Court for Real? Possibly Not, and It May Contain a Virus

It seems that a lot of people – possibly including attorneys – are receiving emails that say they come from a federal or state court, but that actually are fraudulent and have a computer virus. According to the Security Operations Center of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts...