The following scam attempts to steal your login credentials. Notice the non-VCU email address, the generic language, and the masked link going to a non-VCU website; all of these are tell-tale signs of a scam. Please delete this message if you received it.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, March 27, 2017 7:57 AM
Subject: [EXTERNAL] IT Helpdesk update
Welcome to the new outlook web app for Staff and Students
The new Outlook Web app for Staff/Student is the new home for online self-service and information.
Click here on Updated portal (malicious link redacted) and login to:
- access the new staff/student directory
- access your pay slips and P60s
- update your ID photo
- look up student records using the contact search facility
- use our quick links at the bottom of each page to help you find relevant tools and information about upcoming events.