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Several staff have received emails requesting the verification of information in an attached document. The email shows an invoice from “Proforma”. Please do not click on this attachment. See Example Below From: Anna <account@equipmentsales.com> Sent: Sunday, December 4, 2016 9:27 PM Subject: URGENT: PROFORMA INVOICE Dear Customer, We sent you an email on Friday regarding Read more »

Phishing Attempt

ITS has received reports of phishing emails being sent to various college staff.  The Phishing email claims to be coming from “UNICEF Employment” regarding a potential job offer. See Example Below From: UNICEF Employment <Acrane5@uwo.ca> Sent: December 2, 2016 4:30 PM To: XXXXX Subject: job offer Hi, can you work with me as Unicef Donation Read more »

Phishing Attempt

ITS has received reports of phishing emails being sent to various college staff.  The Phishing email claims that your parcel has arrived, but they were unable to deliver it. The phishing email then asks you to confirm the information on the delivery invoice.  Please DO NOT click the included link. See Example below From: UPS Read more »

Phishing Attempt

Several staff have recieved a phishing email claiming that their BMO account has been locked out and that you must click a link to restore your account. Please do not click on any links. Forward any of these types of emails to itssupport@niagaracollege.ca. message example: Dear User, Our system has lock your Bank Of Montreal Read more »

Phishing Attempt

Several staff have received a Phishing email that claims you have a balance due. The email shows an invoice from JJ Douglas Services. Do not click on the link provided. Please forward the email to itshelpdesk@niagaracollege.ca and then delete the email. Message example: From: JJ Douglas Services [mailto:billing@douglas.com] Sent: December 01, 2016 10:39 AM To: Read more »

Phishing Attempt

Several staff have received an email claiming that you are being delivered an iPad and to track the package click on the link provided. Do not click on the link or on any file that pops up asking to be saved. Please forward the email to itshelpdesk@niagaracollege.ca and then delete the email. Message example: Subject: Read more »

Phishing Attempt

ITS has received reports of phishing emails being sent to various college staff.  The Phishing email claims to be coming from “RingCentral” stating that you have a new fax message.  Please DO NOT clock on any links attached. See Example below From: ringcentral@faxmessage.com [mailto:ringcentral@faxmessage.com] Sent: November 28, 2016 12:04 PM To:xxxxxx Subject: New incoming Fax Read more »

Phishing Attempt

ITS has received reports of phishing emails being sent to various college staff.  The Phishing email claims to be coming from “TD Commercial Banking”.  Please DO NOT open any documents up attached. See below for example From: TD Commercial Banking <web.business.banking@juno.com> Sent: Saturday, November 26, 2016 8:48 AM To: xxxxxx Subject: Web Business Banking – Read more »

Phishing Attempt

This Phishing email claims that staff and student accounts are updating and to click to change your password. Please DO NOT click the link. See the example below From: Zak Clegg [mailto:Zak.Clegg@nwc.edu] Sent: Friday, November 25, 2016 1:57 PM Subject: READ Notice from IT Support, we’re updating all staff and student mailbox  A request has Read more »

Phishing Attempt

Subject: TD Commercial Banking – Documents Available   Dear Sir / Madam, Our success has always depended on the security of our users. That’s why we’re constantly working to improve it. Some new changes require your attention. Due to recent terms & agreement changes you are required to synchronize your authentication device. The process only Read more »