Watch Out! King County scam/spam email alert!

PHONY EMAIL ALERT! Watch out for these two!Read on from the West Seattle Blog

Scam alert: E-mails that look local and legit, but aren’t – PSE, and now King County

December 15, 2011 at 10:44 am | In Safety, West Seattle news, West Seattle online | 13 Comments

Just got an e-mail pretending to be from “King County Ecommerce” regarding property taxes. We are 100 percent sure – even before we check – that it’s bogus. So we wanted to warn you not to open it, if you get it too! The telltale flaw: It is formatted just like an e-mail we received yesterday pretending to be from “Puget Sound Energy,” which definitely wasn’t, and led to a warning from PSE itself. The dangerous part about these e-mails is the attached zip file. DON’T OPEN IT. Ahead, read the alert that PSE sent out late yesterday:

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