State Police Offer Tips On Detecting Phishing Scams Through Email

This article was published on: 10/11/18 5:51 PM by Mike Minarsky

The Connecticut State Police Cyber Crime Investigations Unit is seeing a lot of “phishing email” scams affecting Connecticut residents. State Police wants to remind everyone how to spot one of these fake emails. They can look real and are offering some tips on how to spot them… For one, consider the salutation. On one scam that features an email that is seemingly from Amazon, it says, “Dear Client” which is very generic… also hover your mouse over a link and see where it’s going, chances are it’s not going to where you think it is.

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