The following scam attempts to trick its victims into going to a malicious website. Once there, the website will then attempt to steal user names and passwords from the victim. Notice the non-VCU sender’s email address, non-VCU link, and generic language; all of which are tell tale signs of a scam. Please delete this message if you received it.
We are verifying contact information for all students and faculty/staff.
This is to secure your account and to prevent unauthorised access to your account.
Please take a moment now to verify by using the link “Verify Account” (Malicious link removed)
Thank you for your help in this important matter.
Virginia Commonwealth University