When using your IUP email, you may come across
suspicious messages. Some of these messages can be job scams. It is
important to be vigilant when using IUP email.
Noticeable signs of a job scam email include the
As part of Cyber Security Awareness Month, IT Services is
having a phishing contest. Information about phishing can be found on the
IT Support Center site.
Now that you know what a phish is and how to identify one, we want you to come
up with your best original phish message. Entries for the phishing
contest should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
and will be judged based on creativity and use of phishing factors.
winners (first, second, and third place) will be picked from the submissions we
receive. A $25 Co-Op gift card will be awarded to the top three
entries. Only one submission per person is allowed and is limited to IUP
students, faculty, and staff. Submissions must be received by October
31, the last day of the contest. Good luck!