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Surge of banking malware phishing attacks targeting UNB

Author: ITS

Posted on Mar 22, 2016

Category: Our Community , IT Security Alerts , IT Announcements

A phishing email disguised as an invoice notice is targeting UNB and other institutions. The phishing email comes with an .rtf attachment that is infected with malicious software designed to steal banking information in order to commit online theft. If you have received an email of this nature, please report it to the ITS Help Desk and do not open any attachments. For more information on this phishing attack, visit TechHelpList’s spam list. Protect Yourself. Protect Your Stuff. Protect UNB. Visit go.unb.ca/itsecurity to learn how.