Phishing Attempt – April 21 2017

ITS has received reports of malicious/phishing emails being sent to various college staff. The phishing email claims to be coming from Various Email Addresses”, informing you of a fraudulent charge.

See Example Below

From: XXXXXX
Sent: Friday, April 21, 2017 9:54 AM
To: XXXXXXXXX
Subject: Fraudulent cc charge from niagaracollege.ca

I just found a $131.74 charge on my credit card originating from niagaracollege.ca
I never ordered anything from you so what is happening?
Please check the card statement below and let me know what to do to get my money back:
card_statement_XXXX.doc
Thank you
XXXXXXXX