Phishing scam targets UD email addresses

Several University of Delaware members have reported a phishing scam specifically targeting UD email addresses. If you see the following message in your inbox, delete it immediately—it is not from the University of Delaware.         From:...

Phishing scam on campus

A new (old) phishing scam has appeared on campus regarding the quota of your email account. If you see the following message in your Inbox, just delete it–it is a scam.   Subject: IT Helpdesk Dear webmail User, Your Mailbox Quota disk exceeds 500GB limits...

Summer #phishing scams attack USAA.COM account holders

Just a heads up about a recent phishing scam that is, unfortunately, having some success with USAA members across the United States. Share with your colleagues as appropriate. A lot of military families and families of retired military personnel use USAA for...

Schools of this phishing scam spotted in UDel inboxes

UD Public Safety reports that a lot of their employees received this phishing email on July 1. None of them were hooked by this scam. This scam provides a good illustration of a “standard” phishing scam that is trying to shock you into clicking a link you...

Dangerous new Trojans target your banking info

Update: As of June 25, reports are that these Mobile Banking Trojans are spreading rapidly. This infographic at MIT Tech Review summarizes the trend. Even though police have thwarted Zeus and many of its variants by arresting those responsible, it appears that there...