Beware of Recent Scam Attempt

Did you receive an email like this?

From: University California San Diego* []
Sent: Thursday, October 17, 2013 1:56 PM
To: Recipients

Subject: {Support FACULTY/STAFF:}


UC San Diego.

Please View the attachment for more information to upgrade your account.

UC San Diego
Information Technology Support
9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093

If so, delete it immediately! Please be aware of the recent phishing attempts being sent out to UCSD email addresses. Note that the link in the email is not an official UCSD address. UCSD will never ask you for your password directly via email, and in general, you should never send sensitive information via email. Do not under any circumstances click on the attachment provided in that email.

If you accidentally opened the attachment, please change your password immediately at


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