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Fake Covid-19 Validation Email Circulating

Fake Covid-19 Validation Email Circulating

[Updated] A fake email message asking people to “validate your Covid-19 status” is circulating, making an erroneous claim in what appears to be a phishing attempt. The message — which is not accurate and purports to come from the Government but does not as the email sender address clearly shows — claims, “The Centers for... Read more of this article

Govt Advisory: Fake Covid-19 Alert Email

Govt Advisory: Fake Covid-19 Alert Email

The Government of Bermuda is “advising the public to beware of a fake Covid-19 alert email circulating, purporting to be from the Government of Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “The email uses the Royal Gazette ‘Breaking News’ format with erroneous case results. “This email is fake. The public is urged not to forward this email... Read more of this article

Govt: Email About Stay At Home Is Fake

Govt: Email About Stay At Home Is Fake

[Updated] The Government said a rumour circulating regarding an impending stay-at-home order is “malicious nonsense.” A Government spokesperson said, “It has been brought to the Government’s attention that there is a rumour circulating purporting to be from the Government that ‘Bermuda is going into a stay at home at 6am on... Read more of this article

Ministry On Fake Vaccine Certificate Emails

Ministry On Fake Vaccine Certificate Emails

The Ministry of Health is reminding the public of the false Covid-19 vaccination certificate emails currently circulating. A Government spokesperson said, “”If you receive or have received correspondence from islandtran@ibl.bm or conbea@northrock.bm asking you to review new instructions regarding Covid-19 Vaccine Certificates, as shown in... Read more of this article

Fake RUBiS Promotional Sweepstakes Messages

Fake RUBiS Promotional Sweepstakes Messages

RUBiS Energy Bermuda has warned that a fake email and WhatsApp message is circulating that is purporting to be from their company and claiming the person is the winner of a promotional sweepstakes, and has urged the public to not forward the messages. A spokesperson said, “RUBiS Energy Bermuda would like to advise the public that it has become aware... Read more of this article

Ministry Warns Of Fake Vaccine Certificate Emails

Ministry Warns Of Fake Vaccine Certificate Emails

The Ministry of Health is advising the public of a “false email error message regarding Covid-19 vaccination certificates.” A Government spokesperson said, “If you receive or have received correspondence entitled Vaccine Certificate Error from conbea@northrock.bm and signed by ‘The Covid-19 Vaccine Team’ as shown in the image... Read more of this article

Fake Emails Claiming To Be From The Ministry

Fake Emails Claiming To Be From The Ministry

There is a fake email circulating purporting to be from the Minister of Health which is attempting to seek personal information from people. A Government spokesperson said, “The Government of Bermuda is advising the public that it is aware of a Phishing email circulating, purporting to be from the Minister of Health. “The email indicates that it... Read more of this article

Advisory: Speed Camera Violations Scam Email

Advisory: Speed Camera Violations Scam Email

“Residents should be wary of a misleading email currently in circulation that claims the recipient has been caught on a speed camera and is required to pay a fine,” the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “Once again the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is urging members of the public to remain vigilant regarding scams that attempt... Read more of this article

Govt: Stay At Home Order Circulating Is False

Govt: Stay At Home Order Circulating Is False

The Ministry said they are aware of an email circulating claiming that the Government has issued a ‘Stay at Home’ order and said it is “clearly false” and urged people to please not “forward messages that are not credible.” The Minister of Health Kim Wilson stated, “The Ministry of Health is aware of an email purporting... Read more of this article

Police Warn Public About Scam Emails & Ads

Police Warn Public About Scam Emails & Ads

The police are again warning the public about a scam “supposedly endorsed by Premier David Burt” which actually “forwards the user to a fraudulent investment platform which is used to harvest credit card details.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service wishes to advise the public of a scam email promoting... Read more of this article

Police Warn Public About Phishing Email Scam

Police Warn Public About Phishing Email Scam

The police are warning the public about a scam email promoting a purported investment opportunity supposedly endorsed by Premier David Burt, A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service wishes to advise the public of a scam email promoting an investment opportunity supposedly endorsed by Premier David Burt. Screenshot of the scam website... Read more of this article

Police Warn Public About Phishing Scam

Police Warn Public About Phishing Scam

The Bermuda Police Service is once again reminding the public about emails that “threaten to reveal details about the recipient’s online activity unless they purchase two thousand dollars-worth of bitcoin.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of threatening emails now circulating locally. “The sender... Read more of this article

Police Provide Phishing Prevention Tips

Police Provide Phishing Prevention Tips

During this period of increased internet use, the Bermuda Police Service provided phishing prevention tips to help the public avoid being a victim of cybercriminals. What is phishing? A police spokesperson said, “Phishing is when criminals try to convince you to click on links within a scam email or text message, or to give sensitive information... Read more of this article