FAKE IOLTA NOTICE
On Monday, October 8, an email message addressed to a @scbar.org
address alleged that the recipient’s IOLTA account has insufficient
funds to pay an outstanding check. The email included a .zip file
attachment purportedly containing additional information and
presumed to contain malware. Other state Bar Foundation/IOLTA
programs have reported similar email messages.
The full text of the message follows.
Please see the attached Iolta report for 1142-7886.
We received a check request in the amount of $19,780.33 for the
above referenced file. However, the attached report reflects a $0
balance. At your earliest convenience, please advise how this
request is to be funded.
National Bankruptcy Services, LLC
LBJ Freeway, Suite 250
Dallas, TX 75243
licensed to practice law.
communication contains information that is intended only for the
recipient named and may be privileged, confidential, subject to the
attorney-client privilege, and/or exempt from disclosure under
applicable law. If you are not the intended recipient or agent
responsible for delivering this communication to the intended
recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received this
communication in error, and that any review, disclosure,
dissemination, distribution, use, or copying of this communication
is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. If you have received this communication in
error, please notify us immediately by telephone at 1-800-766-7751
or 1-972-643-6600 and destroy the material in its entirety, whether
in electronic or hard copy format.