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Beware Suspicious Construction Notice Reported at UNB

Author: ITS

Posted on Jun 22, 2016

Category: IT Security Alerts , General Interest

Caution tape

Beware of a suspected phishing email reported at UNB:

  • The email is being sent as a notice of “changes in the house’s construction”
  • It informs of plans to change the construction of your house’s surrounding grounds
  • The sender advises to review the information about the prospective changes carefully and to “fill up a form and send it to the address” if you disagree with any of the plans
  • Attachments are provided for your review

If you have received a similar email:

  • DO NOT open the attachments or reply. Contact the ITS Help Desk immediately.

Protect Yourself. Protect Your Stuff. Protect UNB. Visit go.unb.ca/itsecurity to ensure you know how to spot a suspicious email and when you may have encountered a phishing scam.