The State of New Jersey
NJ Department of Banking and Insurance

Home > Banking Division > Office of Depositories > GUDPA > Notice
2017 Malicious Phishing E-mail Campaign

It has come to our attention that there is a contaminated email in circulation that attempts to collect a payment.  The email has an attachment with a fraudulent invoice which may contain a virus or other malware. 


The New Jersey Offices of Information and Technology and Information Management Services are aware of two incidents and assure us that our emails and systems have not been compromised.  The body of one of the emails is duplicated below:

Greetings Firstname Lastname,

I called you, but could not reach you the other day, please reply back about this past due invoice asap,

All the best,


If you have received one of these emails it is recommended that you contact your IT Department.  All emails from the Department of Banking and Insurance are in the format or

Please email any questions or comments to

Thank you.


OPRA is a state law that was enacted to give the public greater access to government records maintained by public agencies in New Jersey.
Adobe Acrobat
You will need to download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to correctly view and print PDF (Portable Document Format) files from this web site.
state seal
Copyright © 2011, State of New Jersey
New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance