Scam Alert: Department of Health warning New Yorkers of text phishing scam

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The New York State Division of Consumer Protection and the New York State Department of Health (DOH) are warning New Yorkers of a text message phishing scheme. The scam is targeting those attempting to validate vaccine status to try to steal personal information. Phishing texts are messages designed to get data … Read more

New York DMV warns of COVID-19 text message phishing scam

(WETM) – The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles issued a warning for New Yorkers on Friday of a text message phishing scheme asking for COVID-19 vaccination status. The DMV says these illegitimate text messages ask recipients to verify their driver’s license information and to validate their COVID-19 status. Anyone who received such a text … Read more

Scam Alert: DMV warning New Yorkers of phishing scheme

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is warning New Yorkers about a text message phishing scam. The text messages ask to verify your driver’s license information and to validate your COVID-19 status. Shenendehowa CSD warns local businesses of phone scam DMV said anyone who received such a text message … Read more

DMV warns of fake text message scam

NEW YORK (WWTI) — New Yorkers are being warned of a newly reported text message scam. On Monday, the New York State Division of Consumer Protection and the Department of Motor Vehicles warned consumers of a text message phishing scam. Searchers recover personal possessions from Florida collapse rubble Specifically, this scam references the Secretary of … Read more