Month: December 2019

How to Identify Email Addresses on Mobile Apps (iOS/Gmail App)

There has been a rise of scammers impersonating University officials in the past couple of weeks. A lot of people answer emails through mobile devices, but unfortunately these apps will only display the sender’s name by default (which can be easily spoofed). We will show you how you can determine who sent the email. We […]

PSA: Rise in Impersonation Emails

There has been a large flux of scam emails sent out to the community. Please be aware that you may have received one. The scam emails will usually be “someoneseid.vcu.edu@gmail.com” and have a short subject line, we have seen “free”, “less busy”, “Dean of Department”, “Director of Department” and others. The scammers will say that […]

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