"RE:password.manager," Phish


LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on June 28th, 2018, related to password management.

Subject of the Phishing e-mail - RE: password.manager,

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):

Your password will expire today,

Please Update your password, open the Password Manager Self-Service site home page at <Link> and Manage your Passwords, and follow the wizard's instructions.we will notify you once we confirm your details are correct.


Password Manager

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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.