"LSU Help-Desk" Phish

 

LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on July 31st, 2017 related to account confirmation.

Subjects of the Phishing e-mail - LSU Help-Desk, Help-Desk

Sender Name - Internal to LSU

Sender e-mail address - Internal to LSU

*Internal accounts can be compromised and used by malicious actors to send phishing e-mails, in order to appear more authentic.

The content of the message states the following (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):

 Phish Mail

The URL provided in the e-mail does not belong to LSU, and directs the user to a third-party site (there are two versions of the message and the messages contain links to two different sites). The third party sites appear as below:

Phish Site\

 

Phish Site 2

NOTE: ALWAYS verify the URL provided in any e-mail and PLEASE NOTE that LSU will not ask you for your account information in such a fashion.