The following scam attempts to steal its victim’s login information by tricking the victim into clicking on a malicious link. Notice the non-VCU sender’s address, non-VCU link, generic language; all of which are tell-tale signs of an email scam. If you have received this scam, please ignore and delete it. For more information on email and phishing scams, please contact the VCU helpIT center at 828-2227 or helpIT@vcu.edu
From: Admin VCU <email@example.com>
Date: Mon, Jun 3, 2013 at 12:48 AM
Subject: URGENT: IMPORTANT NOTICE
The management of Virginia Commonwealth University have mandated that all staffs and faculties should register for SpamKiller to help control spam emails sent to our Mail Server.
Register Now for FREE! by Downloading the attached SpamKiller Page and login with your Virginia Commonwealth University e-mail details.
This is mandatory to help improve our email services, do not ignore this message.
Thank you for your understanding!
Management of Virginia Commonwealth University