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ITS Phishing Alert | Remote PA Scam

May 14, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has  been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to apply for a job opening. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to email for more information. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:

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ITS Phishing Alert | Certified Translation Service

April 27, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender tells you about their translation services. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click a malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from an external sender. Example:

 

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ITS Phishing Alert | Password Threat

April 22, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender claims to know your password. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to send them bitcoin or else they will release personal information. The phishing email may have various senders or subjects. Excerpt from example:

 

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ITS Phishing Alert | Remote PA Scam

April 15, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has  been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to apply for a job opening. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to email for more information. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:

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ITS technicians working at Nutter Field House
ITS Supports Nutter Field House Hospital

April 14, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has left no community untouched. As Kentucky’s flagship institution, the University of Kentucky (UK) is preparing for a potential increase in patients by converting Nutter Field House from an athletics facility to a 400-bed field hospital. An undertaking like this is not a simple one—requiring extensive coordination and collaboration amongst many parties.

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UK Faculty Members Warned of Zoom Bombing, Learn How to Prevent It

April 09, 2020

Published in UK Now April 1, 2020.

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Student Media Depot @ The Hub—Now on Zoom

March 25, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the University of Kentucky made the decision to move to online courses for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester.

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ITS Phishing Alert | Impersonation Scams

March 25, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an influx of email scams where the sender appears to be a University employee asking the recipient to give them their cell phone number or respond to them. The sender may then follow up with requests to purchase gift cards or disclose bank information. This email is a scam. Example:

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ITS Phishing Alert | Alert on Mail

March 18, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to clean up your mail due to your inbox being full. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click the malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from an Office 365 email account. Example:

 

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ITS Phishing Alert | Information

March 18, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to view a download. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click the malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:

 

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