Update - May 8, 2020Recently campus has received thousands of phishing emails, specifically seeking cell phone numbers. This is a change in tactic from the usual attempt of obtaining accounts and passwords. Read more.
Update - April 22, 2020The FBI has release a public service announcement, Online Extortion Scams Increasing During The COVID-19 Crisis, through the Internet Crime Center. Read more about COVID-19 phishing.
Due to global work-from-home efforts to stem COVID-19, the number of phone and email phishing scams is increasing sharply. Bad actors are pretending to be:
They may ask for your account or personal information, ask you to verify a PIN, or ask you to go to a website for assistance.
Do NOT respond to these requests, and do not give any information to the caller.
Hang up, and if necessary, contact the appropriate resource through the following channels: