ALTA Issues Spam Email Warning

April 23, 2013

It has come to our attention that there are spam emails being sent that indicate the sender as being ALTA and signed by ALTA President Frank Pellegrini. These emails were not sent by ALTA. Please delete the email and do not click on the link included in the email titled “Land Title Auctions,” as it may contain potential viruses.

Click here to view an image of the spam email.

ALTA has determined the spam email originated in Brazil. ALTA has contacted the companies that host this account in an effort to end the spam.

ALTA assures members that its network has not been compromised and all membership information remains secure.

Click here for guidance from the Federal Communications Commission on how to protect yourself from spam.

Contact ALTA at 202-296-3671 or

North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents to achieve their individual business goals for more than 50 years. Today, the company conducts real estate settlement services in 39 states and the District of Columbia through a network of experienced, independent agents.