Alerts

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. ...

Security Alert: Office 365 Email Phishing on Campus – July 14, 2017

By Aisha on July 14, 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 that there is currently a health concern on Campus and instructs users to click on the links for an update. Action: ...

IT SECURITY ALERT: European Ransomware Attack Being Monitored

By Aisha on June 27, 2017 in Alerts, Front Page Blog

RANSOMWARE ALERT European ransomware attack poses threat The Washington University Information Security Office is monitoring the development of a significant and widespread ransomware attack in Europe with potential to pose a threat in the U.S. The ransomware cyber attack hit Tuesday afternoon an...