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CONSUMER ALERT: Scammers claiming to be from the Federal Trade Commission

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) -

The Federal Trade Commission is warning small businesses of an email circulating that claims to be from their office. The email, with the subject line, "Notification of Consumer Complaint," tells recipients that a complaint has been filed against them. 

The links attached can install a virus or other spy ware on the computer. 

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