Alerts

Security Alert: Office 365 Email Phishing on Campus – October 3, 2018

By Adam on October 4, 2018 in Alerts

Risk: High Details: The Information Security Office has received reports of phishing emails purporting to be from BJC personnel, however, the email addresses are being spoofed and used against Wash U. The phishing samples have had infected DOC files attached referring to Outstanding Invoice or Ba...

Security Alert: Phone Call Phishing – April 9, 2018

By Allison on April 10, 2018 in Alerts

ALERT: Phishing phone calls DETAILS: It has been reported that people claiming to be with the WashU IT Help Desk are calling in an attempt to extract personal and/or password information. ACTION: Do not provide anyone your password. Please keep your passwords private to protect yourself and the s...

Security Alert: Office 365 Email Phishing Attempt – Sept. 26, 2017

By Aisha on September 26, 2017 in Alerts

ALERT: Office 365 email phishing on campus RISK: High DETAILS: The Information Security Office has received several reports of phishing emails across campus. The email indicates “You have 2 important messages from your faculty admin.Click the URL below to read.” ACTION: Do not click on the link. ...