|IMF Warns of Fake Emails Using its Name|
|Reuters News Wire (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
Fri, 14 Jul 2006 20:14:39 -0500
The International Monetary Fund on Friday warned of a jump in the|
number of fraudulent e-mails and communications claiming to be from or
affiliated with the Washington-based multilateral lender.
There has been an apparent spike in such messages recently involving
The IMF said U.S. authorities have been informed.
The scams range from "phishing" attacks where the names of IMF
"The IMF does not send any unsolicited business communications to
Copyright 2006 Reuters Limited.
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