Phishing for Faculty

You’re a faculty member and it’s just a normal Monday morning. Your email inbox is filled with student emails asking about what homework they can make up, if their grades can be changed, or if class is going to be cancelled. In all of the clutter of such...

Phishing using UD branding targets UD inboxes

Some bright-eyed colleagues of ours spotted this phish in their inboxes before 7:00 a.m. this morning: Even though this phish uses a pretty good facsimile of UD branding, the grammar and language issues and the sender from another university should let you identify it...

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...

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...