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2012-11-05, 1130 hours - Phishing Alert

The email message below is an example of a phishing message that has been received by multiple people on Post.


Should you ever receive this type of message or any similar messages, please follow the procedures below: 

  1. DO NOT reply to the message 
  2. DO NOT click on any links or attempt to “Download Pictures” within the email 
  3. DO NOT provide the sender with any username, password, or personal information
  4. DELETE the message 
  5. NEVER provide your personal information to anyone

If you mistakenly clicked on one of the links in the original email, even in an attempt to download the pictures, or have any other questions about this email or any other emails like it, please contact the Help Desk at or call 7643.