"Your E-mailbox password will soon expire" Phish
LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on March 7th, 2017 related to account validate due to password expiration.
Subject of the Phishing e-mail - Your E-mailbox password will soon expire
Sender Name - External user
Sender e-mail address - External e-mail address (@truman.edu)
Screenshot of the phishing message
The content of the message states the following (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):
Content of the phishing message
Your E-mailbox password will soon expire. To keep your password active. Click Link To Validate Your Account to update
©2017 Web Administrator. All rights reserved.
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 any e-mail and PLEASE NOTE that LSU will not ask you for your account information in such a fashion.