email scams

Phishing scam: e-message from mcgill.ca Xerox Priority-Scanner

Published: 18Feb2021

There is a phishing email targeting the McGill community from "mcgill.ca-Xerox-03 <xxx [at] nucleus.com>".  The message appears to be coming from a McGill Xerox scanner and includes a...

Bitcoin extortion email scam - contact IT Service Desk

Published: 24Nov2020

Watch out for emails that claim they have stolen your password and hacked into your your computer to "watch" you and record your data. They typically threaten to send videos of you watching porn to...

Phishing scam: "Mandatory Training & Development"

Published: 4Sep2020

There is currently a targeted phishing email circulating advising staff & employees to update their Discrimination & Sexual Harassment training, claiming that it is set to expire within the...

Phishing scam: Beware of Fraudulent McGill FB group

Published: 27Aug2020

There is currently a fake McGill Facebook website circulating that is targeting international students: ...

Phishing scam: "April Payroll Benefit"

Published: 1May2020

There is currently a targeted phishing email circulating asking all staff & employees to verify their email account for an April benefit payment via an included link.  See an example of the...

Phishing scam: "Pandemic Giveaway"

Published: 26May2020

There is currently a targeted phishing email circulating asking you to click on a fraudulent link to information about "Personal Giveaway". See an example of the message to the left....

Phishing scam: "PROPOSITION URGENTE"

Published: 5May2020

There is currently a targeted phishing email circulating asking you to click on a fraudulent link to view your document. See an example of the message to the left....

Phishing scam: "Processing - CRA notification - your refund is now available"

Published: 25Mar2020

There is currently a targeted phishing email circulating with the title "Processing - CRA Notification".  It says "Processing - CRA (Canada Revenue Self Assessment) notification March 2020 Your...

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