University of Southern California

Phishing Warning 2014-05-13

Posted on by mbordas

Many users have reported receiving the following phish. If you have received the phish, do not click the link or reply to the message. If you have replied, followed the link, or supplied login information, change your USC password as soon as possible by going to the ITS website at http://itservices.usc.edu and clicking the link called Change Your USC Password.

From: User <user@usc.edu>
Subject: Account Verification
Date: May 13, 2014 at 6:51:09 AM PDT
Reply-To: helpdesk@usc.edu

Click https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1aJozN4Aks8dTXsicBYuzePtp39ArgztLn0r3jrYk6GQ/viewform?usp=send_form for your email account re-validation

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Though the email appears to come from an @usc.edu email address, note that it asks you to follow a link to a non-USC website. You should never enter your USC credentials on a non-USC webpage, especially when directed there by an unsolicited email.

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