We started receiving reports of phishing attempts. The first few reports came in on Saturday and Sunday the number has tripled. The message has been the same in all of the reports and below is an example of the message. Note, this was not sent out by Washburn ITS. We will never send out such a message or ask for your password. If you responded to this message, please change your password immediately to a new password you have not used previously.
Your Incident ID is: 130329-018715
This is an automated message to notify you that we detected a login attempt with a valid password to your Washburn! account from an unrecognized device on Sunday, June 14th, 2013 12:26 AM BST.
Location: Czech Republic IP=18.104.22.168
Was this you? If so, you can disregard the rest of this email. If this wasn’t you kindly follow this link http://bit.ly/13ihi9t to review your Washburn account
The Washburn! Helpdesk
We are working to block this message from arriving on campus. If you have any questions, please contact us at 785-670-3000 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
via Technology http://bit.ly/13ihi9v