Malware, Virus, Spam, Phishing, Ransomware, Spyware and Email Spoofing Information

The following Article provides valuable information on how to identify and report security issues.

If you receive any suspicious email it it is very important that you follow the directions at this link: Email, Spam Control, How to report a spam or phishing email

Send the email, with full headers, to:
  • report-spam@illinois.edu
  • security@illinois.edu
  • postmaster@illinois.edu.


Security, Cryptolocker, Ransomware, Malware
Campus Mailing List, Virus & Spam Prevention
Security, How to identify phishing attempts and similar scams
Email, Spam Control, Returned email from messages I never sent (email forging, spoofing, backscatter)

To see the latest Phishing Alerts from Technology Services visit: https://publish.illinois.edu/phishingalerts/