"New payroll message" Phish


LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on October 20th 2017 related to payroll notice.

Subjects of the Phishing e-mail - "New Payroll message" and "Payroll schedule notice."

Sender Name - External to LSU

Sender e-mail address - External to LSU

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Content of phishing e-mail

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

New notice regarding your Payroll below


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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:

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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.