Phishing email hits S&T

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On November 18, 2020

A phishing email using impersonation was circulated to Missouri S&T email addresses today (Wednesday, November 18). The subject line reads “#Cellphone number” and the email appears to be from gmail.com using various usernames.

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 341-4357 (HELP)  or submitting a ticket online at help.mst.edu.

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On November 18, 2020. Posted in Campus Updates