is the malicious attempt to obtain personal information such as usernames,
passwords, bank accounts, credit card numbers, etc. Users easily fall
victim to these attacks by being tricked into opening attachments or clicking
on links in e-mail messages. Take a moment to complete the Cyber Security
quiz, and be entered to win a prize!
Tips for avoiding phishing scams:
is important to be on the look out for these scams when using your IUP
e-mail. Remember, your IUP e-mail account is an official means of
proud to be a “champion” as designated by the National Cyber Security
Alliance. The university conducts a number of educational and awareness
activities throughout October, which is designated as National Cyber Security
Month. The capstone event this year is Cyber Security/Information
Assurance Day on October 30. More details can be found at the Cyber Security/Information
Assurance Day website.