"Microsoft Outlook Update" Phish
LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on May 2nd, 2017 related to a new Outlook Web App.
Subjects of the Phishing e-mail - Microsoft Outlook Update
Sender Name - External to LSU
Sender e-mail address - External to LSU (@lagcc.cuny.edu)
Screenshot of phishing e-mail
Content of phishing e-mail
The content of the message states the following (Links and other descriptors have been removed for security purposes):
Welcome to the new outlook web app for Staff and Students
The new Outlook Web app for Staff/Student is the new home for online self-service and information.
Click here on new outlook web access portal and login to:
· access the new staff/student directory
· access your pay slips and P60s
· update your ID photo
· look up student records using the contact search facility
· use our quick links at the bottom of each page to help you find relevant tools and information about upcoming events.
Screenshot of 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.