"HelpDesk" Phish


LSU Users started receiving Phishing messages related to Outlook account security on January 16th, 2017.

The subject of the email is "HelpDesk"

Content of the phishing email

The content of the message states the following (Link has been removed for security purposes):

"In order to help maintain the security of your Outlook account, please verify your email address by
clicking the following link: "

Screenshot of the phishing site

The link included in the e-mail directed users to a non-LSU Page where the users were being requested to provide their username, email address, and password. The page looks similar to below:

screenshot of phishing site