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Alert about recent phishing attack

Message to all members of the McGill community from Michael Di Grappa, Vice-Principal (Administration and Finance)
Fri, 2013-08-02 14:28

McGill is looking into a recent phishing attack that targeted the McGill community. Phishing is an attempt to acquire an individual’s personal information by masquerading as a legitimate or trustworthy entity. In this most recent case, an email sent to McGill staff and students starting July 11 directed users to a website that looked very much like the Minerva website and asked them to supply their McGill username and McGill password and/or their McGill ID and PIN.

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