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Email scam targets Lottery players

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The Florida Lottery is warning of an emailed scam seeking financial and other personal information, according to a Thursday news release. “The email includes the Florida Lottery logo and uses the Florida Lottery headquarters’ address as part of the letterhead,” the statement said. The scam letter also refers to LinkedIn and Microsoft. “The email states that the recipient has won a prize and should contact the listed ‘Contact Person’ to claim his or her prize,” it says. Once someone reaches the “Contact Person,” scammers then…

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