Student organizations being targeted with phishing scams

Another university has reported that student groups’ treasurers are receiving fraudulent requests for wire transfers of money. These reports are another example of criminals using a college’s or university’s directory information to attack students....

W2 spear phishing surfaces for the tax season

One of last year’s favorite tax scams is back: W2 spear phishing. Several companies’ employees have been fooled by an email that was “spoofed” so that it appeared to be from their bosses or CEOs. The email asked for the employee to reply with a copy of the...

“Admin Authentication” email is a Phishing scam!

This phish is pretty easy to spot, but multiple copies have swum into UD inboxes this morning: It comes from a spoofed email address (webmaster@udel.edu) and asks you to click a link that is clearly not a UD link for something about your “Secure Account.”...

Phishing scam claims your UD Mailbox Quota Exceeded!

Even though this spear phishing scam directed at UD is not the strongest one we’ve seen lately, we know that at least one of you will click the link and surrender your UD credentials to the miscreants who sent this email. How can you tell this email message is a...