Harding Advisories/Notices

9/2/2020 - Spam Email Notification

 

A spam email was sent out yesterday which appeared to originate from a Harding Township email address.  The subject line read, "09-01-2020". It is a fraudulent email which, if opened, requests personal information (This is known as phishing).  All residents and businesses are reminded to never provide personal information through these types of emails.  Harding Township will never request any personal information to verify anything in this way.  The IT company which serves Harding Township has advised that there were two employee email addresses which were compromised.  The IT company performed numerous checks and scans of the Township server and found no viruses or any other evidence that the server itself was compromised.  All necessary security measures have taken place to protect the residents, businesses, and the Township of Harding.