The University is regularly targeted by email scammers (phishing) attempting to manipulate students and staff into providing confidential information.
We have established strong security controls to help protect you from receiving these types of fraudulent emails, but you may still be at risk.
The following techniques are often used in phishing emails.
Examples of this may be where a sender:
If you’re not sure whether an email is real or fake, you should contact the ICT Service Desk on 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864) or +61 2 8627 1444 (option 3 for ICT) or email email@example.com.