Security Alert: Phishing attempt

The E-Mail below is being circulated.  This is not a legitimate request.  This is  a Phishing attempt falsely claiming to be an established legitimate enterprise in attempt to scam the user into surrendering private and protected information that will be used for identity theft.  The E-Mail can direct users to visit a Web site where they are asked to update or enter passwords and or credit card numbers, social security numbers, bank account numbers, that the legitimate organization already has.  The Web site is bogus and set up only to steal the users information.

Purdue Calumet, other organizations or businesses will never ask you for your password or other sensitive and protected information via E-Mail.  Please be careful when you click.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Customer Service Center via E-Mail at or via phone at extension 2888 option 2.


Sent: Friday, November 02, 2012 3:42 PM
Subject: Info.