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Beware phishing email with subject: ‘IMPORTANT: Updates and Changes to our Member Roster’

May 15, 2018 Regular News

Beware phishing email with subject: ‘IMPORTANT: Updates and Changes to our Member Roster’

Fraudulent Email AlertThe Florida Bar is warning its members that fraudulent emails regarding membership information are being distributed.

The Bar is advising members not to click on the attachments contained within the emails and to permanently delete them immediately. Members should also notify their IT department as soon as possible. The Bar suspects that these emails contain malicious software.

The fraudulent emails are purportedly signed by Florida Bar staff or members, and they direct members to update their information by clicking on the attachment provided. 

If members have questions about their Florida Bar information, contact the Bar’s Membership Records Department. at 800-342-8060, ext. 5832, or email at [email protected].

For information on prior alerts or to learn more about how to protect your data from ransomware, visit the Practice Resource Institute website. 

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