How many times can we say that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will NOT email or telephone you? We will say it again. If you receive a telephone call, email or text from someone saying they are from the IRS, it is A SCAM. It’s that simple. If you don’t believe me, check out
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Tidewater Community College hit with phishing scam exposing data of 3,193 employees
By Linn Foster Freedman on
Posted in Cybersecurity
Tidewater Community College (Tidewater) has announced that the personal information, including names and Social Security numbers of 3,193 current and former faculty and staff members was compromised in a phishing scheme and the information has been used to file fraudulent tax returns.
The hacker impersonated a Tidewater employee and asked another Tidewater employee to send…