Here are two new phishing emails circulating the campus this morning. As always, do not click on links or open attachments in suspected phishing emails.
You can tell this first message is a phishing email because the link in the message points to brassoiskola.hu. Obviously this is not a Northeastern Blackboard website.
From: Blackboard Notifications [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 1:10 PM
Subject: Important Course Form
An important course form has been posted to you on the Blackboard Learn System.
Click here to confirm the form hxxp://www.brassoiskola.hu/login.blackboard.com.html
Blackboard Learn Notifications.
Never open links unsolicited emails, especially emails asking you to enter your credentials for a website you have never visited.
From: Ree Han [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 6:37 AM
Subject: Important Document
Please view the document I uploaded for you
View, just sign in with your email to view the document it’s very important. Its a secured
Individuals who have received this information in error or are not authorized to receive it must promptly return or dispose of the information and notify the sender. Those individuals are hereby notified that they are strictly prohibited from reviewing, forwarding, printing, copying, distributing or using this information in any way.
BA(Hons) Graphic and Multimedia
University of Worcester
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