Good Question: Is this DMV text real, or a scam?
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) —Here’s a Good Question-Did you get any strange texts lately?
Check out the screengrab of what we’re talking about.
Several viewers got a suspicious message in recent days, it says "New York Department: We have an update on our regulation agreements. Every driver’s license holder must update their contact in compliance with it."
It then tells you to click on a link, don’t do that!
News10NBC sent a message to the state’s DMV, right after we did that, the department sent out a warning saying it’s fake.
This is a phishing scheme that links to a bogus DMV website asking for your personal info.
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