Port Authority warns of E-ZPass scam

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is warning motorists about an email phishing scheme that's targeting E-ZPass motorists.

An email phishing scheme is targeting E-ZPass motorists.

An email phishing scheme is targeting E-ZPass motorists.

WEEHAWKEN - (AP) - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is warning motorists about an email phishing scheme that's targeting E-ZPass motorists.
    
The email advises customers that they have not paid and to service their accounts with a downloadable invoice.
    
The Port Authority is advising motorists to delete the email because the E-ZPass Service Center does not email invoices for payments.

Anyone with questions can contact the E-ZPass Customer Service Center at 800-333-8655.

The Port Authority says this is an example phishing scam email:

Example Email

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Prominent cancer doctor at Mountainside Hospital fatally struck 1 Prominent cancer doctor struck, killed in Essex Fells
2 VIDEO: Interview with man who restrained pit bull in attack
Neptune City resident Carl Ganthier was able to 3 Pit bull attack leaves young boy, 3 adults seriously injured
Marist High School in Bayonne may be forced 4 High school in Bayonne could close if money isn’t raised

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE