Data Privacy Day is on the way!

The University of Delaware, alongside over 300 other organizations worldwide, will be celebrating Data Privacy Day on Sunday, January 28. Data Privacy Day is an annual, international effort to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding...

Did you spot January’s Secure UD Phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted January’s test phishing email! This email was sent as part of the Secure UD “Take a BITE out of phish!” campaign, a University initiative to raise our community’s awareness about phishing attacks, their consequences, and...

Netflix phishing scam faking out folks all over the internet

There is a particularly virulent phishing scam out there, targeting Netflix users. Here’s how it works: So, you get email that appears to come from Netflix, claiming that something is wrong with your account payments. Your immediate reaction is going to be to...

Security Threat in Wake of 1.4 Billion Password Dump

What if I told you that somewhere on the deep, dark web lies a downloadable file containing 1.4 billion email addresses and passwords? What if I told you that massive data dump is for sale? Just to be safe, it might be time to change your passwords. This dump includes...

Did you spot December’s Secure UD Phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted December’s test phishing email! This email was sent as part of the Secure UD “Take a BITE out of phish!” campaign, a University initiative to raise our community’s awareness about phishing attacks, their consequences, and...

New Phishing Scheme Targets UDel Email Addresses

On this chilly Friday morning, several University of Delaware users found this suspicious email in their inbox. The email claims to come from the University of Delaware library and tells the user they are at risk of losing access to the library services. The email...

Be Cyber Safe this Holiday Season

Ah, ’tis the season. The suffocating blanket of Christmas shopping has fallen over the country, infecting stores with repetitive holiday music, flashing lights, and gaudy accents of red and green. Companies battle to see who can open the earliest on Black...

Did you spot November’s Secure UD phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted November’s test phishing email! This email was sent as part of the Secure UD “Take a BITE out of phish!” campaign, a University initiative to raise our community’s awareness about phishing attacks, their consequences, and...