Monthly Archives: February 2013

Phishing – when at first you succeed, try and try again

Let’s try again. The phishing attack from about 2 weeks ago is back and it brought friends.  The email is nearly the same too.  The last attack did trick some people so they might have thought they’d try it again.  Here is the first email from today: This time they fixed the typo.  Did you

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Phishing – emails that try to get your password

What is phishing? We just had an aggressive phishing attack on the campus.  What is phishing you ask?  It doesn’t mean salmon or cod are trying to get into our classes.  Phishing is when someone is trying to trick you into giving up personal information (username, password, financial info) by pretending to be someone else. 

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