"Security Update" Phish
LSU Personnel started receiving phishing e-mails on June 19th, 2020, related to account deactivation.
Subject of the Phishing e-mail - Security Update
Sender Name - LSU IT Help Desk (LSU e-mail address was spoofed, i.e. faked)
Sender e-mail address - email@example.com (LSU e-mail address was spoofed, i.e. faked)
Screenshot of phishing e-mail
Content of phishing e-mail
Your LSU Email account will be De-activated shortly.
To stop De-activation CLICK HERE and log in
ITS Service Desk
Screenshot of the phishing site
The URL does not belong to LSU and the site is not affiliated with LSU either.
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.