Action Fraud are warning people to be on the lookout after scammers target utility customers with fake emails.
Action Fraud has received over 100 reports about fake emails purporting to be from utility companies, including British Gas and Anglian Water. The content of the emails vary from threats of account suspension to refunds due to overpayment. The links in the emails lead to malicious websites that are designed to steal personal and financial information.
What is Phishing?