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Increased Volume of Phishing Emails

This news item expired January 16, 2017. It may contain out-of-date information.

Our Iowa State community has received numerous phishing emails during December.

If you receive a message about a false login attempt, like the one featured below, or any similar message, please forward the message to immediately, and do not click on any links in the message.

Please call or email the Solution Center at 515-294-4000 or with any questions.


Sample Phishing Message

End of sample phishing attack


For more information about phishing emails, check out this phishing email tutorial.

Remember to stay vigilant as the semester comes to a close. If you receive a suspicious email of any kind please forward it to as soon as possible and do not click on any message content.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Solution Center at 515-294-4000 or