Local Businesses Targeted With City of Evansville-Themed Phishing Emails

City of Evansville-Themed Phishing Email

(January 26, 2021) — Fake City of Evansville email notices have been circulating to local businesses.

The emails take the form of a City of Evansville Business Permit and Licensing Division notice. They appear to be sent by the City's eGov communications platform. 

Security experts have identified these emails as phishing attempts to collect sensitive information. 

If you receive a suspected phishing email, do not open any associated links, notify your IT staff and report it to the Evansville Police Department.


EPD Cyber Crimes Unit