In The Independent, “M15 Warns Over Financial Scam” 24 March 2013
The warning was carried in the Daily Mirror, M15 in warning over email scam
MI5 in warning over email scam from fraudsters posing as spies
Mar 25, 2013 21:01 By Chris Hughes
The security service has revealed on its website that victims are being targeted with requests for cash
Also from The Register
M15 financial scam warning
MI5 undercover spies: People are falsely claiming to be us
We, of course, are not us either. We ‘work at the Home Office’
By John Leyden, 28 Mar 2013
And Action Fraud
M15 financial scam Action Fraud March 2013
SO IF SOMEONE CLAIMS TO WORK FOR M15 AND ASKS FOR MONEY FOR PROTECTION
THEY ARE A FRAUD. Contact Scambusters, Action Fraud, Crimestoppers and the police.
(I apologise that there are no links. I put them up and tried them all, but none worked).