Alert: Phishing Attempt

You may receive phone calls, emails or texts that are scams.
Please treat any unsolicited phone calls or emails with skepticism. When in doubt call the Help Desk.
We will never ask for your username and password details in an e-mail or by phone.
It is also a violation of the College’s IT security policy to surrender your username and password details in this manner.

The phishing scam currently received by the College is as follows:
From: LogMeIn
Date: February 19, 2015 at 9:00:14 AM CST
To:
Subject: [BULK] Automatic payment failed – Credit Card rejected
Dear customer,
Your subscription for LogMeIn Central Plus service will end within 72 hours.
You are receiving this notification because the automatic payment has failed. ( Credit card – declined )
For more information, please find the payment invoice attached to this letter.
Payment must be submitted before 21/02/2015, in order to avoid delays and service interruptions.
Thank you for using LogMeIn
Copyright © 2003-2015 LogMeIn, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Cybercriminals will use your account details to take control of your e-mail account or computer system in order to gain information. Do not provide any personal information.
Please stay alert and aware. We will send announcements anytime an attempt is received.

If you receive other suspicious e-mails or calls that we have not addressed, please contact Tech Support.
Our contact information is:
TechSupport@sjcd.edu
On-Campus: ext. 6137
Off-Campus: 281-998-6137

Thank you for your help.
Date Announced: Friday, February 20, 2015

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