During the past couple of weeks, email has been making the rounds at Temple under the guise of bogus job vacancies and false tampering of Microsoft Outlook recovery settings. These emails were sent by hackers who use all kinds of tricks to try and get access to your personal information. So what should you do?
Remember these five tips to recognize phishing scams so you don't get caught:
Most importantly, slow down and trust your instincts. If you spot any of these signs in a message, or are unsure of whether or not a message is legitimate, do not click on any links or respond to the message. Instead, forward it to email@example.com and a consultant will review the message.