Police already tapped to investigate.
According to a report, the Inland Revenue Department has issued an alert on fraudulent emails from accounts similar to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The department says it has no connection with the messages, which have attachments containing computer viruses with names such as "Form_ird.gov.hk.zip", "File_2183065.zip", or "File_4730881.zip".
The case has been reported to Police for further investigation.
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