Employment scams on the rise

This April 22, 2014 photo shows an employment application form. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Employment scams are posing growing threat to job applicants.

The Wall Street Journal says the scams are growing as applications and interviews become more digital.

The fraudsters tend to reach out to applicants, telling them they saw their resume somewhere and send them files to download, which turn out to be malware.

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