Active Phishing Scam Updates

On Tuesday, November 24, the Vermont Department of Labor was made aware of an active phishing attempt against Vermonters. Through the usage of email, text messaging, and other forms of communication, the senders of these fraudulent communications provided details on 'COVID-19 benefits and compensation'.  Updates and information on this attempt are provided below. 

If you have received these communications, the Department advises individuals to take no action, such as clicking on links or submitting information through a web form or application. If this was done inadvertently, your best recourse is to report suspected fraudulent activity by contacting the Vermont Attorney General’s Consumer Assistance Program at: (800) 649-2424. 


November 24, 2020

Contact Information

COVID-19 Update: Department of Labor offices are currently closed due to COVID-19. Please contact the Department by phone.

Vermont Department of Labor
5 Green Mountain Drive
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, 05601-0488
(802) 828-4000

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