Personal information

Scam medium:

  • Phone and fax
  • Email

Targeting:

  • Individuals

A scammer, pretending to be from a business, government agency, a bank, or utility company, urgently asks you to verify your personal information. They may request information such as:

Once you provide this information, the scammer may use it for identity fraud.

Never provide personal information over the phone, online or through email in response to an unsolicited request.

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