Archive for the ‘Public Service Announcement’ Category


OUCH! September Edition – BEC/CEO Fraud

OUCH! September Edition – BEC/CEO Fraud

September 11th, 2018

Folks, We are excited to announce September’s edition of the OUCH! newsletter – BEC / CEO Fraud. Led by Guest Editor and FBI Special Agent Don Cavender, we explain what these types of targeted email attacks are, what makes them so dangerous and most importantly how to spot and stop them. Not only are cyber […]


Latest SCAM – Part time Personal assistant Needed to work from home.Pay is $500 bi weekly.

August 30th, 2018

Students, Faculty and Staff should be wary of an email that purportedly comes from a Loyola student looking for someone to be her uncle’s part time “personal assistant” for $500.00 a week. Although there is nothing malicious in the email, if you reply to the email address in the body of the email, they will […]


Mandatory HIPAA Training for Staff

August 10th, 2018

Reminder:  Mandatory HIPAA Training for all full-time Staff is currently in progress and must be completed by 8/31.  Check your email, which was sent last week,  for your assigned tool (SANS or CITI) and instructions on how to complete.


Mandatory HIPAA Training for Staff

August 10th, 2018

The University has implemented required HIPAA training as part of our efforts to remain in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The annual HIPAA compliance efforts are designed to ensure that we protect the PHI of all individuals and to prevent that information from being used in any manner detrimental to […]


OUCH! July Edition – Phone Call Attacks & Scams

OUCH! July Edition – Phone Call Attacks & Scams

July 5th, 2018

Folks, We are excited to announce July’s edition of the OUCH! newsletter – Phone Call Scams and Attacks. Led by Guest Editor and Social Engineering expert Jen Fox, we explain how phone call scams work, the easiest ways to detect them and how to respond if you do get attacked. In addition, we are adding […]


OUCH! June Edition – Stop That Malware

OUCH! June Edition – Stop That Malware

June 7th, 2018

Folks, We are excited to announce June’s edition of the OUCH! newsletter – Stop That Malware. Led by Guest Editor and Malware expert Lenny Zeltser, we explain what Malware is, provide examples of different types and most importantly the key steps to stopping it. Download and share OUCH! with family, friends and co-workers. Stop That […]


IMPORTANT: ACTION REQUIRED: Summer 2018 URGENT Employee Survey From President and the Acting Provost – Phishing Scam – May 25, 2018

IMPORTANT: ACTION REQUIRED: Summer 2018 URGENT Employee Survey From President and the Acting Provost – Phishing Scam – May 25, 2018

May 25th, 2018

Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen.  Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]


OUCH! May Edition – GDPR

OUCH! May Edition – GDPR

May 2nd, 2018

Folks,  We are excited to announce the May edition of OUCH! – GDPR. As many of you know, the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect this month, 25 May.  This is a huge deal and impacts people and organizations around the world. We also know there is a lot of confusion about it. That […]


“Office of the President – Loyola University Chicago Employee Communications” – Phishing Scam – March 28, 2018

“Office of the President – Loyola University Chicago Employee Communications” – Phishing Scam – March 28, 2018

April 16th, 2018

Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen.  Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]


“Dear LUC User” – Phishing Scam – March 28, 2018

March 28th, 2018

Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen.  Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]