"FWD: UPDATE!!!" Phish
LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on August 16th and 17th, 2017 related to account validation.
Subjects of the Phishing e-mail - FWD: UPDATE!!!
Sender Name - Internal to LSU (multiple sender)
Sender e-mail address - Internal to LSU (multiple e-mail addresses)
*Internal accounts can be compromised and used by malicious actors to send phishing e-mails, in order to appear more authentic.
The contents of the messages are (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):
The URLs provided in the separate e-mails do not belong to LSU, and direct the users to third-party sites. The third party sites appear as below:
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.