Phishing scam: From McGill Support about reaching your mailbox quota

Published: 13Jan2020

A phishing email scam is now circulating at McGill from McGill Support asking you to updated your email account. The email contains 2 fradulant links for you to click on. See sample image on the...

IMPORTANT: Phishing fraud targets McGill users with access to financial data, via email and Skype instant messaging

Published: 15Sep2017

This message is sent on behalf of Ghilaine Roquet, Chief Information Officer and Associate Vice-Principal (Information Technology Services)...

The New Spam: Machine learning can be used to write human-like tweets

Published: 5Aug2016

Phishing messages typically get 5-10% response rates, but a new system has boosted its rate to 40%. John Seymour and Phil Tully, two data scientists from the security company ZeroFOX, presented...

Alert about recent phishing attack

Published: 2Aug2013

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...


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