Friday, April 5, 2013

"Security Alert" Scam

If you receive an email message like the following, please rest assured that it is a scam.  The sender is trying to fool you into sharing your login username and password - don't do it.

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From: [various GMail addresses]
Date: [April 5, early morning]
To: [empty, or 'undisclosed recipients']
Subject: Security Alert

This technique has been utilized for several years now around the world so be aware. Make sure you put your credit cards in a aluminum or lead wrapping while you go out in public  
CLICK HERE to sign in and  View the online Google message and do not fail to relate with others.
Thanks

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If you ever wonder whether an email message is legitimate or not, don't hesitate to call the ITS Help Desk at 651-696-6525.
 


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