IRS SCAM ALERT from local Stakeholder Liaison Area 3
March 28, 2022
|The IRS’s Cyber Security Organization has seen a drastic increase in criminals attempting to Spear phish tax professionals’ computer systems using email “lures”. Spear-phishing is a targeted attempt to steal sensitive information such as account credentials or financial information from a specific victim.|
IRS Stakeholder Liaison Area 3 is holding 2 short briefings, to show you what some of the most recent scam emails look like. The briefings are being held because of an uptick in Spear-phishing emails being sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please join the IRS Stakeholder Liaison for a discussion and demo of these types of scams and information on how you can protect yourself. Choose the date/time below that better fits your schedule:
Date/Time #1: March 30, 2022, at 12:30 pm CDT
Date/Time #2: March 31, 2022, at 8:30 am CDT
Access Zoomgov join links here.
Pre-registration is not necessary. CE credits will not be offered.