Phishing Attempt

 

ITS has received reports of a Phishing email being sent to various college staff. As seen below it states your password will expire and to change it immediately in order to update your account. Please do not click on any links inside of the message, forward the email to itshelpdesk@niagaracollege.ca then delete the email.

 See Example Below

From: Ray, Dwayne
Sent: Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:23 PM
To: Ray, Dwayne
Subject: Help Desk.

PASSWORD EXPIRES IN 45 MINUTES.

 

YOUR ARE REQUIRED TO CHANGE ACCOUNT PASSWORD IMMEDIATELY TO UPDATE ACCOUNT/PROFILE OR ACCOUNT WILL BE DISABLED. 
 
Click on: CHANGE_PASSWORD to Update Account.


Call the Support Center-HELP for information about any OWA Gateway service


Staff Incident Report No: 890028371
Case ID: 67MDC-7911
Group: Office/Staff
Admin Key: XXX06273
Date:24-11-2016