LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mail on September 18th and 19th 2017 related to e-mail verification.
Subject of the Phishing e-mail - Hi
Sender Name - Internal to LSU (multiple users)
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 content of the messages are (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):
The URLs provided in the e-mail do not belong to LSU, and direct the user to third-party site. 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.