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Phishing scam: "Email Update!"

Published: 12Sep2017

There is a phishing email targeting the McGill community, with the subject "Email Update!" and signature "@Office.365 Email! member services". The message asks recipients to stop the process of...

Phishing scam: "Your Pass-word will expire in 2 days"

Published: 17Jan2018

A phishing scam is targeting the McGill community, asking you to click on a fraudulent link to keep your pass-word....

Phishing scam: "Shared Important e-Documents attached to you"

Published: 27Sep2017

There are a variety of phishing emails circulating at McGill designed to look like valid document sharing notifications. One variation contains the subject "Shared Important e-Documents attached to...

Phishing scam: "RE: Agreement with Folder Share"

Published: 30Aug2017

Yet another phishing scam targeting the McGill community, during the start of term. The subject of this email is "RE: Agreement with Folder Share", and the body contains a link to OPEN FOLDER.  See...

Phishing scam: "IT Security Shutdown. Re-confirm!"

Published: 20Sep2017

There is a phishing email circulating at McGill, with the subject "IT Security Shutdown. Re-confirm!". The message states that an update is being carried out for every Office 365 account and to...

Phishing scam: "Urgent Notice"

Published: 5Jan2018

A phishing scam is targeting the McGill community, asking recipients to click on a fraudulent link....

Phishing scam: "Notification: You have a new message!"

Published: 5Sep2017

There is a phishing email targeting the McGill community, with the subject "Notification: You have a new message!" and signature "Accounts Team". The message asks the recipient to confirm a request...

Phishing scam: "Very Your Email"

Published: 20Sep2017

There is a phishing email circulating at McGill, with the subject "Very Your Email". The message claims that it will delete and close your Office 365 account within 24 hours unless you confirm...

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