Report Fraud: Email phishing
Report Email and Phishing:
Spam: Forward spam that is phishing for information to firstname.lastname@example.org and to the company, bank, or organization impersonated in the phishing email. Most organizations have information on their websites about where to report problems.
Phishing: US-CERT partners with the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) to collect phishing email messages and website locations to help people avoid becoming victims of phishing scams. The Anti-Phishing Working Group is a consortium of ISPs, security vendors financial institutions and law enforcement agencies that use phishing complaint reports to fight phishing.
- You can report phishing to the Anti-Phishing Working Group by sending email to CERT at email@example.com
- You also may report phishing email directly to the APWG by sending email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- You can also report email fraud to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ReportFraud.ftc.gov
This U.S Government services is designed to streamline the complaint process for every type of fraud. You can file a complaint online, print a copy and get expert advise on what you need to do.