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Spear Phishing Campaign! Do Not Click! (UPDATED 10-18-16)

October 17, 2016


LC has just been hit with a targeted (spear) phishing campaign.  If you receive a message with “Subject: Welcome to the new Gmail web app for Staff and Students” or “ICT Technical Support”, that contains either of the messages below, please DO NOT click on any links and delete it immediately. 

OR

IF you clicked one of the links, change your password immediately.

To ensure your email safety, review your email account security settings and check where devices are logged into your account.

Google email security checklist:  https://support.google.com/mail/checklist/2986618

Check Google account activity:  https://support.google.com/mail/answer/45938?hl=en

If you have any questions, contact the IT Service Desk (itservice@lclark.edu / 503-768-7225) or the Information Security Officer (odom@lclark.edu / 503-768-7226).

Thank you!