News & Alerts

November 8, 2018

The IT Security Office has received several reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff.

November 5, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of the "Get Cyberfit" contest, part of the IT Security Office’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month activities in October.

November 5, 2018

The IT Security Office has received reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff. The intent of this campaign is to coerce the recipients into performing a wire transfer or purchasing iTunes gift cards and providing the codes to the scammer.

November 2, 2018

The IT Security Office has received several reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff. This particular message is constructed to appear as though it was sent by Paul H. Haagen while actually being sent from a fraudulent email address, gamelover171[at]gmail.com.

November 1, 2018

The IT Security Office has received several reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff. This particular message is constructed to appear as though it was sent by Vincent Price while actually being sent from a fraudulent email address, jerry.falwell[@]my.com.

November 1, 2018

The IT Security Office has received several reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff.

October 24, 2018

The Duke IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the ongoing phone scam purporting to be from Chinese authorities. The scam call appears to originate from a phone number in the United States.

October 3, 2018

The IT Security Office has seen a recent increase in extortion scam email messages targeting Duke users.

October 2, 2018

The Duke IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the following widespread phishing attack. The message claims to be from the President of Duke, Vincent Price, and it contains a PDF attachment.

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