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Employees At Westminster College Fell Prey To Phishing Attack

24 - 31 December 2018

The Westminster College in Utah, United States, issued a notification saying that the college had been the victim of a phishing attack in which an unauthorised third party gained access to eleven employees’ email accounts.
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The Westminster College in Utah, United States, issued a notification saying that the college had been the victim of a phishing attack in which an unauthorised third party gained access to eleven employees’ email accounts. The attack potentially exposed names, addresses, birth dates, social security numbers, bank account numbers, credit card numbers, driver’s licence numbers, passport numbers, and health information. Upon discovery of the attack, Westminster had the affected users change their login credentials and conducted a forensic investigation of the attack. 

References:
[1] UT: Westminster College notifies individuals following phishing attack
 
 

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Education

Employees At Westminster College Fell Prey To Phishing Attack

24 - 31 December 2018

The Westminster College in Utah, United States, issued a notification saying that the college had been the victim of a phishing attack in which an unauthorised third party gained access to eleven employees’ email accounts.
Cyber_News_Educations
The Westminster College in Utah, United States, issued a notification saying that the college had been the victim of a phishing attack in which an unauthorised third party gained access to eleven employees’ email accounts. The attack potentially exposed names, addresses, birth dates, social security numbers, bank account numbers, credit card numbers, driver’s licence numbers, passport numbers, and health information. Upon discovery of the attack, Westminster had the affected users change their login credentials and conducted a forensic investigation of the attack. 

References:
[1] UT: Westminster College notifies individuals following phishing attack
 
 

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