Phishing Email Hits S&T

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On July 17, 2020

A phishing email was circulated to Missouri S&T email addresses today (Friday, July 17). The email subject line contained only the name of the individual the email was sent to, and the body of the email contains a phrase of ‘Please find attached – thank you!’ followed by a link to http://mst.edu.

Do not respond or click the link within. Please delete the email as this phishing attempt has been reported to IT Security.

All students, faculty, and staff are reminded to exercise a healthy skepticism when receiving suspicious emails and follow the proper process to report spam and phishing attempts.

IT thanks the many S&T students, faculty, and staff who properly reported the phishing attack and did not click the link or enter their information.

For assistance or to check the validity of this message, please contact the IT Help Desk by calling 573-341-4357 (HELP),  or submitting a ticket online at https://help.mst.edu.

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On July 17, 2020. Posted in Campus Updates