LEE COUNTY, Fla.– The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a new unemployment scam.
Malware is being hidden in links for employment opportunities, according to law enforcement.
Job seekers will receive a message about an employment opportunity, usually in their chosen field.
Hackers will include a zip file that they claim contains information related to the position but it is a phishing scam, officials said. Don’t open the file, it will infect your computer or phone.
Here are a few tips on how to protect yourself:
Don’t click links or open attachments...