Student Phishing Alert – Sept. 16

Wednesday, Sept. 16, more than 480 UA students received a phishing email that featured the subject title “JOB OPPORTUNITY”.

This email is a scam, it did not originate from The University of Alabama or CISCO Systems Inc.. This scam attempted to attract students to provide information for to obtain 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.

JOB OPPORTUNITY

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