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Fraudulent Emails Appearing to Come from ADP with Subject Line: Payroll Alert: IMPORTANT Notice Concerning your Service

Most Recently Reported: January 30, 2016
Date Initially Reported: December 17, 2014

Issue Overview
There have been reports regarding fraudulent emails that appear to be sent from ADP which may have various subject lines including “Payroll Alert: IMPORTANT Notice Concerning your Service”. These emails indicate that ADP is enhancing their online security and instruct the recipient to open the Web page attachment, which asks the recipient to provide their Username, Password, Security Q&A, email address and password.

These emails do not originate from ADP and our analysis has revealed that they do contain a malicious attachment. ADP is addressing this issue diligently with our fraud prevention team and security vendors to identify and contain the source of these emails and will provide updated information as it becomes available.

Message Subject
Payroll Alert: IMPORTANT Notice Concerning your Service

Message Sender

How to Report an Incident
Please be on alert for this fraudulent email and follow the instructions below if you receive any new or related suspicious email.

  • Do not click on any links or open any attachments within the message.
  • Forward the email as an attachment to abuse@adp.com
  • Delete the email. 
  • If you clicked any link or opened an attachment in the email, immediately contact your IT support team for further action.

Additional Information
For more information about how ADP protects our clients, please visit the ADP Trust Center at www.adp.com/trust  which provides the latest security alerts, phishing information, security resources and best practices. Protecting ADP clients and their data from malicious activity has been, and always will be, a top priority for ADP.

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