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Phishing email: Subject: ShareFile From Vinod Yadav

Posted: 14:47:18, Wednesday, May 1, 2019   Expiration: 14:47:18, Wednesday, May 8, 2019

OIT Help Desk is getting reports of a phishing email with a link to a fake login site. OIT Security has blocked the URL. If you entered your credentials on the fake website, change your NetID password immediately. https://kb.rice.edu/page.php?id=65427 If you need assistance, please contact the OIT Help Desk at 713-348-4357.

From: Vinod Yadav <vinody@mit.edu>
Date: May 1, 2019 at 2:11:46 PM CDT
To: Undisclosed recipients:;
Subject: ShareFile From  Vinod Yadav

 Vinod Yadav Used Share-file to Share some document files with you. Click Download Documents to access the file.                  

ShareFile Attachments

Expires May 01, 2019
Rice University.pdf

521.4 KB

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 Vinod Yadav

Administrative Secretary

Rice University

6100 Main St., Houston, TX 77005-1892 

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1892 Houston, TX 77251-1892 


-- Rice U: Rick Roberts

Created: 14:53:30, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (by Rick R.)
Updated: 14:53:30, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (by Rick R.)