"TECHNICAL URGENT UPGRADE" Phish
LSU Personnel started receiving a phishing e-mail on February 13th, 2017 related to a technical upgrade.
Subject of the Phishing e-mail - TECHNICAL URGENT UPGRADE
Sender Name - External Name
Sender e-mail address - External Address
Content of the phishing email
The content of the message states the following (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):
Visit-techniacal-urgent-upgrade Lsu.edu © 2017 All Rights Reserved.
NOTE: The spelling of Technical in the email body is incorrect.
Screenshot of the phishing site
The URL provided in the e-mail does not belong to LSU and directs the user to a third-party site. The third party site appears as below:
NOTE: ALWAYS verify the URL provided in the e-mail and please note that LSU will not ask you to verify your accounts in such a fashion.