E-mail phising scamFebruary 18, 2010
An e-mail phishing scam has been brought to our attention. DO NOT CLICK on the link in the e-mail.
The e-mail looks like this:
From: Texas Christian University [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 3:22 PM
Subject: Account Update
Please click on below link to update your Email account.
http://mail.tcu.edu/ (links to a Russian website)
Texas Christian University
Neither TCU nor Brite will ever ask for your e-mail or login through an e-mail. Always be suspicious of an e-mail that makes these requests.
If you have clicked on this link please call me immediately.
Loren D. J. Baxter, M.Div.
Director of Technology Resources
Brite Divinity School