Email viruses, scams, spam and phishing
Even the most cautious person can fall victim to crime through fraudulent emails.
Viruses, spam and phishing attempts can put your personal data and University account at serious risk. We do what we can to quickly identify and block such messages but there are steps you can take to stay safe online.
Email attacks usually fall into the two categories below - follow the links for advice on how to spot these malicious emails and what to do if you receive one.
- Phishing and email scams that attempt to capture account details
- Viruses distributed by email attachments or links to fake websites
Recent email attacks