October 2nd, 2015 Phishing Report

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015 by Christopher Campbell No Comments

Beware of a new phishing scam circulating campus.  The email will be similar to the following, and contains a Google Drive link to a malicious executable.

From:info@slicedcreative.co.uk” <info@slicedcreative.co.uk>
Date: October 2, 2015 at 12:32:31 PM CDT
To: <UVID@luc.edu>
Subject: Swift payment copy.
Reply-To: <gjdariye@excite.com>

If the phishing attachment was opened or clicked, please call the ITS Help Desk for assistance at (773) 508 – 4487.  Also, if you receive a suspicious email in the future, please forward it to datasecurity@luc.edu. For additional questions regarding this phishing scam, or any other information security concerns, please feel free to contact the Information Security Office at datasecurity@luc.edu.

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