FTC Issues Alert on Earthquake Relief Email Scams

This is both troubling and completely expected.  Cyber criminals have been leveraging the compassion of individuals since the beginning of the Internet.  There are many worthy and safe mechanisms to use to give to those in need around the world.  Take the time to do your research and give safely.  Consider http://www.redcross.org/mo2 as a good starting point.

http://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/latest-security-news/ftc-issues-alert-on-earthquake-relief-scams/