Cyber-Related Scams

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

College students beware…There are new cyber-related scams targeting you. The Internet Complaint Center is aware of multiple scams directed at universities, university employees, and students across the nation. There are sphear phishing emails, bogus online advertisements soliciting college students for administrative positions, scammers are rerouting student’s student loan reimbursement money, scammers are obtaining professor’s personally identifiable information to file fraudulent tax returns, and some university’s databases have been completely compromised. If you have been a victim of one of those scams or any other internet related scam file a complaint with the internet complaint center and notify your university police

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