Fraud Alerts
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Click here to learn how to check your computer for un-patched software.
Click here for more information on Web Spoofing - a threat to your computer's security.
Click here for information on Phishing - a fraud method that is circulating on the Internet through your email.
The Department of Justice has published an extensive list of types of crimes and agencies that take reports of each crime.
Click here to learn about securing your computer.
Click here for Identity Theft information from the Iowa Attorney General's website.
Click here for information about a jury duty telephone scam.
Click here for information about an e-mail-based scam.
Click here for information about a warning of money transfer 'mules' duped by cybercriminals.
Click here for information about an ID theft attempt involving cell phones.
Click here for information about the dangers of having valuable information stored on office copy machines.
Click here for tips for a more safe and secure internet shopping experience.

Click here for tips for how to stay safe online and avoid scams.