Suspicious vishers attempt to trick users at #UDel

Keeping with the trend of recent phone scams, we got a call from someone claiming to be “Chris from IT.” He said he was trying to assist a student who was having network troubles, and wanted us to go to a certain Web site and tell him if the page loaded. I...

Trying too hard…

So there’s a call center in India posing as UD Directory Assistance and claiming to be the Chamber of Commerce so they can ask for your UD information. I wish we were creative enough to make this stuff up. Yesterday, we got a call from a number that appeared as...

Home Depot Awerikan Express scam hits UDel

It seems the recent Home Depot phishing scam has been reproduced using American Express as the new vehicle. This authentic-looking email tries to direct us to what appears to be American Express’s website so we can log in and check our account activity. It...

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:...