USPS Warns of Phishing Scam
ALERT: Customers be aware of fraudulent package delivery messages sent by email.
Customers may be receiving email messages that allege to be from the U.S. Postal Service that contain fraudulent information about attempted or intercepted package delivery.
If opened, the messages instruct customers to click on a link to find out more about when they can expect delivery of their "package." Do not click on the link. Like most virus spam email, the clicking on the link will activate a virus that will destroy the contents of your PC. Simply delete the message without taking any further action.
The Postal Service Inspection Service is aware of the problem and working hard to resolve the issue and shut down the malicious program.
We regret any inconvenience this may hve caused our customers. If you have a question about a package or have a tracking number that we can use to provide additional information about your package, please call 1-800-ASK-USPS.