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Phishing alert: meeting notification September 23, 2016

UPDATE Sept. 27: This same phishing message is still popping up in different variations. Take a closer look at this latest version: 1. From: If you get a suspicuos email, always check the...

Phishing Alert: Important WSU Verification September 6, 2016

Please be on the look out for the latest phishing attack: Looks legit, right? Look again: Verify the source: This message appears to be sent from and sent to the same person. That's...

Phishing Scams: How to Protect Yourself August 15, 2016

It’s more common than you think. You receive a suspicious email from what appears to be your bank, employer or another trusted source. The message contains a link and asks you to follow it, and...

"New Information Update" Phish August 11, 2016

Have you seen the latest phishing attack? This attack looked like an automated email sending you to an alternate login page: Dear All, This e-mail is to notify you that we are having a server...

Beware "Urgent Announcements" Phishing Attack August 5, 2016

C&IT has received reports of phishing emails being sent to Wayne State users that are posing as Today@Wayne newsletters. These emails look like they are from today@wayne.edu and have a link that...

Security Notice: Symantec Vulnerability July 7, 2016

Symantec has discovered a critical bug in prior versions of Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus software that allows a remote attacker to take control of a system or attack other systems. If you...

Phishing Alert: "Important Update" Email June 21, 2016

Phishers have renewed their attacks on WSU - sending malicious messages meant to steal your personal data, access your account and cause serious problems for all of us. If you entered information at...

Phishing Alert: W-2 Scam February 16, 2016

Phishers are back at it - sending you malicious messages meant to steal your personal data, access your account, and cause serious problems for Wayne State. This time, it's a message with false...