Student Phishing Alert – Nov. 11

Wednesday, Nov. 11, more than 550 UA students received a phishing email that featured the subject title “EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM” or “STUDENT EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM”.

This email is a scam, attempting to trick students into providing information for a fake job opportunity. A screenshot of the phishing message is below.  If you received this message, please delete it. Take a moment to review the red flags of phishing to learn how to spot common phishing emails like these.

CiscoSystems fake job offer

If you have any questions or concerns, contact OIT Security at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.