Postal Service warns of email scam

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A fake email is being sent telling you that the Postal Service has a package for you

The United States Postal Service headquarters is seen in Washington, Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

(WYTV) – The United States Postal Service is warning of a scam that could give your computer a virus.

A fake email is being sent telling you that the Postal Service has a package for you. The email asks that you download an attachment to confirm your delivery information.

Do not download this attachment. It’s a virus that will steal your passwords and financial information, according to USPS.

Don’t respond to the email either, and delete it immediately.

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