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The FBI Atlanta Division is warning consumers to be on alert for a phone scam that primarily targets college students while displaying the FBI’s telephone number on the recipient’s caller ID. The FBI has received multiple calls from college students at various universities in Georgia, as well as universities in other states, to include Wisconsin,...
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Recently, several variations of phishing emails have been tricking students, faculty and staff into thinking the email is from NIU. The email states that you must validate your NIU account information by clicking on a link or you will be blocked from your account. DO NOT CLICK ON THE LINK. This email is not from...
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NIU GroupWise users must exercise caution today. An email phishing scam with the subject line “Message Northern Illinois University” is showing up in many mailboxes. DO NOT CLICK ON THAT LINK. It is an attempt to get your credentials. Those users who have clicked on the link should contact the ITS Help Desk at (815)...
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A current phishing email is asking NIU GroupWise users for their email addresses, user names, passwords and birth dates. Do NOT reply to this email. NIU will NEVER ask you for your password. If you replied to this e-mail, call the Helpdesk at (815) 753-8100. Do NOT forward to [email protected] Abuse has an adequate number...