Phishers Hit VyStar CU

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - (12/23/05) – VyStar CU is reporting that ithas been hit by a phishing scam that has been circulating to itsmembers. The phony email message starts out, ‘Dear ValuedVyStar Credit Union Bank Customer,’ then states ‘Youraccount was used by a third party without your authorization. Toconfirm please check here.’ The phishers go on to ask foraccount numbers, passwords and other confidential information,according to credit union officials. VyStar says it would never askfor any of that information in an email.

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