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Security - Example: Phishing Attempt 03.09.16
Examples of ways to identify a phishing attempt
How can I tell this message is not legitimate?
General greeting, no punctuation
Grammatical error, missing word
Grammatical errors, missing words
Missing punctuation; hovering cursor over link shows non-Microsoft URL
NOT the proper name of the ITS Help Desk
NOT signed by an ITS staff member
Your email has encountered error on our internal server.
We urge you resolve this as soon as possible to avoid email account suspension.
Click here to resolve now
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