IT SCAM ALERT
Department of Technology (DOT) has been made aware of a potential email phishing scam, where the attacker is attempting to gain Bidder Credentials, and have asked Department of General Services (DGS) to post information for awareness. Additionally DGS would like to confirm that Cal eProcure (https://caleprocure.ca.gov/pages/index.aspx) is the only State of California website for all posting of Bid Opportunities and State Leveraged Procurement Agreement contracts.
CHP is currently investigating a scam aimed at obtaining vendor credentials. Please be aware that the authentic website for contracts with the State of California is Cal eProcure (https://caleprocure.ca.gov/pages/index.aspx). This scam directs users to another site and may appear to email Laurie Berman.
If you believe you may have received a phishing email, please utilize the resources below.
CHP - Computer Crime Reporting For State Agencies
Attorney General - SPAM
Federal Trade Commission - The Case of the Cyber Criminal