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 an example of this phishing message below.
Please DO NOT click on the link or reply to the message. Delete this email immediately! It does NOT come from a McGill source.
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Sender name & address: <looks like a valid McGill person>
Subject: RE: Agreement with Folder Share
I shared and important document with you ,you can easily access this documents using your
Kindly Review the spreadsheet
Let me know what you think,