Employees and students: Do not click on or reply to fake security alert email

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July 25, 2016 by WVU Information Technology Services

Morgntown W.Va. — Students, faculty and staff should NOT reply to a fake email with the subject line “Security Alert” that purports to be from Information Technology Services. This email is a phishing scam, or an attempt to steal your username and password. The sender is spoofing a legitimate WVU address. Do NOT click on the link in the email or reply to it. ITS security staff are working to block the sender as quickly as possible.

To learn more about protecting yourself, please visit DefendYourData.wvu.edu.

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