Students Beware of Email Scams–Lt. Paul Verrillo, Wesleyan Public Safety 10/22/2018

Students Beware of Email Scams We have seen a recent uptick in email scams targeting students. There have been emails sent to advertise Personal Assistant jobs or Internship possibilities. Typically these emails are not sent from a Wesleyan email address. Resumes and replies asked for in the emails are not sent to a Wesleyan email … Read moreStudents Beware of Email Scams–Lt. Paul Verrillo, Wesleyan Public Safety 10/22/2018

Social engineering and what it means

Social engineering and what it means  Social engineering. THE BEST DEFINITIONS I’VE FOUND FOR IT ARE—”Any act that influences a person to make decisions that may or may not be in their best interests”.  Followed by—”The practical application of social principals to particular social problems”.  In the case of criminals email and people encourage you … Read moreSocial engineering and what it means