Hello

We have received reports of phishing attempts impersonating Deans, Departments Heads, and Faculty. An example is below.

The common elements appear to be Gmail or Outlook accounts and personal assistance requests.

If you receive one of these message, please DO NOT share any information, and send the email as an attachment to report-spam@illinois.edu. IT Security will report the fraudulent account to Google or Microsoft.

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We have received reports of phishing attempts impersonating Deans, Departments Heads, and Faculty. An example is below.

The common elements appear to be Gmail accounts and requests for personal phone numbers.

If you receive one of these message, please DO NOT share your information, and send the email as an attachment to report-spam@illinois.edu. IT Security will report the fraudulent account to Google.