Phish Alert - General system upgrade

From: "helpdesk@yorku.ca" <unep.claimcenter@gmail.com> Subject: Re: General Upgrading Dear YorkU Email User. Your Mailbox usage is above 1GB, prior to  the general system update, provide the below YorkU Help Desk details to  upgrade your e-mail account to avoid any blockage or deactivation. Username: Password: YorkU Help Desk Copyright © 2017 York University. All Rights Reserved

Canadian University defrauded of $11.8 million in a phishing scam

MacEwan University was defrauded of $11.8 million using a targeted phishing attack. CBC reported it here: http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/edmonton/macewan-university-phishing-scam-edmonton-1.4270689 Targeted phishing is increasingly used by criminal groups to attempt similar attacks against other institutions, including York. To help prevent phishing attacks and related fraud, please keep in mind the following tips: Always be suspicious of emails requesting […]