What Is Phishing?
Phishing is an attempt by an individual or group to solicit personal information from unsuspecting users by employing social engineering techniques. Phishing emails are crafted to appear as if they have been sent from a legitimate organization or known individual.
Learn More About Phishing
The following documents and websites can help you learn more about phishing and how to protect yourself against phishing attacks: (under construction)
Methods of Reporting Phishing Email
- In Outlook Express, you can create a new message and drag and drop the phishing email into the new message. Address the message to
firstname.lastname@example.org send it.
- In Outlook Express you can also open the email message* and select File > Properties > Details. The email headers will appear. You can copy these as you normally copy text and include it in a new message to
- If you cannot forward the email message, at a minimum, please send the URL of the phishing website.