Malicious Email Using Chase Name

For Immediate Release
January 23, 2015; 4:45pm
DPHSS Release No. 2015-007

Malicious Email Using Chase Name

The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) would like to alert the public of a malicious email being distributed using the JP Morgan Chase name in the subject of the email.

Email details as follows: Subject: Payment from Chase bank, Body: You have received a payment from J.P. Morgan Chase for amount $17,841.00 and Attachment:
The attachment contained a malware program designed to steal information and user credentials for online banking websites.

J.P. Morgan Chase is working with our vendors to takedown any of the domains sending the emails. If you have received this malicious email, please forward the email to
It is very important that you do not open the email, do not click on any links within the email, or do not click to download pictures from the email.

For additional information, contact Ms. Annie Gozum-Soto at 735-7354 or email

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