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Security - Example: Phishing attempt 01.31.18

Examples of ways to identify a phishing attempt

How can I tell if a message is legit?

Be suspicious if ANY of these clues appear....

Part 1: The message


phishing attempt claims you should verify your account 01.31.18

Part 2: The login page


phishing attempt with fake looking login screen 01.31.18

If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.




Keywords:fish verify account details email database Media IT Support   Doc ID:79807
Owner:Deb M.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2018-01-31 19:49 CDTUpdated:2018-01-31 19:51 CDT
Sites:UW Platteville
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