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Phishing attacks luring UW-W emails

Phishing attacks luring UW-W emails

Sutton Rettig, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2018

Students at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater have been noticing an increase in spam messages infiltrating their email accounts. Instructional, Communication, Information and Technology (ICIT) Senior Communication Specialist Dane Seckar-Anderson said phishing emails have continued to find their...

Scammers attack campus email

October 31, 2012

  An email sent to UW-Whitewater students Oct. 10 by a professor inquiring babysitting services created questions about student’s online safety. The email turned out to be from online scammers trying to get personal information from students. This is a process called “phishing.” Email...

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