It has come to our attention that some GAI and IAI members were targeted today by a phishing email trying to get your credit card details.
This is a scam. Please note that we have NOT issued a blanket email asking for card details, and we advise you to delete the email.
We have reported this incident and are conducting further investigations into the source of the scam.
The email is titled ‘Membership update’. (See picture of the email below).
There has been a significant increase in such scams targeting all business sectors during the coronavirus disruption.
If you receive any sort of suspicious email, report it to Action Fraud and the National Cyber Security Centre, at email@example.com.
If you have any concerns about the legitimacy of any other GAI or IAI emails please contact us straightaway.
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