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IRS Issues Warning for Tax Phishing Scam

Original release date: April 06, 2016

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a press release to address a phishing scam targeting taxpayers. Email scammers have been observed citing tax fraud to trick victims into clicking on a malicious link. Taxpayers should be suspicious of unsolicited emails.

Users and administrators are encouraged to review the IRS news release for details and refer to US-CERT Security Tip ST15-001 for information on tax-themed phishing attacks.

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