Phishing Attempt Subject: Brock University Help Desk Verification

The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at

Phishing Email: 
Subject: Brock University Help Desk Verification
Dear office 365 User,
There is a security alert on your EMAIL account.
Kindly click on the text “Verify My Account” to re-authenticate your account. Failure to do so will result to email service suspension.
Click Verify My Account
Best Service
Web-mail Team

Categories: Cyber Security