"IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM LSU" Phish

 

LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on September 25th, 2018, related to the need reading a message from LSU.

Subject of the Phishing e-mail - IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM LSU

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):

IMPORTANT MESSAGE
Just a friendly reminder that there is a message that still needs your attention in the Message Center.

Please read your message on the Mobile App or log in as soon as possible.

READ MESSAGE

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The URL provided in the attachment 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.