"Outlook Mailbox" Phish


LSU Personnel started receiving a phishing e-mail on January 23rd, 2017 related to Outlook Mailbox.

There is no Subject for the mail messages

Content of the phishing email

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

Your Outlook Mailbox password will expire soon. you are to send your USERNAME and PASSWORD to our staff helpdesk email at <External e-mail Address> for immediate Validation. You may not be able to send or receive emails if you fail to do this. This message is from Technical Support.

Additional information regarding the phishing email

The e-mail message requests to send responses to an external e-mail address. Please note that LSU will never ask to validate your username and password through e-mail.