This is a phishing email that was reported today. We have also seen emails like this one that show an old password that you might have used. This is an attempt to scare you into sending them money. If you receive these emails please report them.
Here is a phishing email that was just reported to me. You can report phishing emails by using the reporting button in Outlook or sending an email to email@example.com
Do not click here and do not give up your password. Also report all these emails to firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is another phishing email that was sent with High Importance. Check out information on the site that the link “Release mails” points to.
Here is a good write up on spear phishing
We just received a report of a phishing email being sent to campus. You can see that the From address is not Bank of America. Also you can see the link below is malicious. We actually found 2,303 of these emails.
Here is another great write up on Vishing you can check it out here.
Be on the look out for people calling you saying there is an issue with your Apple iCloud account. They are looking to get personal information from you. If you receive a call like this always go directly to the service and log in. Do not click on a link and do not give any personal information over the phone. Always call the service back from information you get from their website. You can read more about this here.
Rollins College is participating in Cyber Security Awareness month which is October. You can see all the schools and organizations participating here. This year we are focusing on Phishing.