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Phishing Scam Using Wells Fargo Name

December 18th, 2012
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Econintersect:  A member of the GEI staff has received another scam email from a "phisherman."  This time the masquerade was behind the mask of Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC).  The email requested that a link provided be followed "so we can complete the verification of your Wells Fargo information details."  A customer number was provided, but the recipient of the e-mail is not nor ever has been a Wells Fargo customer.

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Follow up:

The following is an image of the email received:

Click on email for larger image.

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John Lounsbury









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