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Employee Payroll Scam hitting universities across North America

Author: ITS

Posted on Jan 27, 2016

Category: General Interest , Our Community , IT Security Alerts

An Employee Payroll email scam is once again hitting universities in Canada and the US, informing faculty and staff members of a change in their human resources status.FBI An alert issued by the FBI in January of last year outlines what signs to look for to detect the scam email, as well as the consequences of falling for scams of this nature. Check it out. Have you received an email that is similar to this alert? Report it to the ITS Help Desk and delete it immediately. Protect Yourself. Protect Your Stuff. Protect UNB. Visit go.unb.ca/itsecurity to learn more about email scams. Pssst - Have you seen UNB’s Cyber Security Video? Sometimes all it takes is just one click to put your stuff at risk. Check it out.