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...

Protected invoice, exposed computer

It’s another phish, today. This one claims to be from “Adobe Billing” and asks you to open the attached invoice. The catch is that the invoice – labeled as a Microsoft Word .doc – appears “protected” and instructs you to...