EXECUTIVE AGENCY "Electronic Communication Networks and Information Systems"

Nepal Earthquake Disaster Email Scams

04 May 2015

CERT Bulgaria warns users of potential email scams regarding the earthquake in Nepal. The scam emails may contain links or attachments that may direct users to phishing or malware infected websites. Phishing emails and websites requesting donations for fraudulent charitable organizations commonly appear after these types of natural disasters.


CERT-Bulgaria recommends users to take the following measures to protect themselves: