Did you spot September’s #SecureUD phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted September’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...

Spear phishing takes aim at UD Exchange users

Today we’ve received several reports of phishing scams that are designed to trick users of UD’s Exchange service into clicking where they shouldn’t click. Two examples, with arrows pointing to the bad link: Thanks to all the folks who used...

Did you spot August’s Secure UD phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted August’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 how...

Even with typos, this phishing scam hooked some UD folks

Several people reported this phishing scam to reportaphish@udel.edu. However, we had some UD folks ignore the typos, wacky spacing and fonts, and click the link to the scammer’s website: People, people, people. How many times do we need to tell you to be careful...

Did you spot July’s Secure UD phishing test?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted July’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 how...

Petya ransomware exploiting same vulnerability as WannaCry

Last month, we alerted the campus to the WannaCry ransomware attack on unpatched Windows computers. Another ransomware attack (Petya) is taking advantage of the same vulnerabilities. As the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) indicates in its...

Phishermen Reel in Another Big One

Oh, how the mighty can fall for phishing scams. Recently, New York Supreme Court Justice Lori Sattler was  scammed into sending $1 million overseas through a convincing email scam. Judge Sattler, who is in the process of selling her apartment and buying another, was...

Did you spot June’s SecureUD test phish?

If you’re reading this, you may have spotted June’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 how...