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Phishing Alert

Phishing Alert

Phishing: Gift Card Purchase

The following phishing email has been reported to the Help Desk. This email was not sent by Illinois State University.

The University will NEVER ask you to send your password in email.

Important: If you replied to a phishing email with your password, you should change your password and security question immediately.

For more information, refer to [736] How to recognize phishing emails targeting Illinois State University.

From: ISU Sender <ISUSender@xxxxxx.net> 
Sent: Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:09 AM
To: Recipient 
Subject: Gift Card Purchase    

I need you to run an errand for me at the nearest store. I need eBay gift cards, I'm looking to surprise some of the staffs with gift cards but I want you to keep it confidential pending when they get it. Please let me know when you are available.  

Regards,
ISU Sender