Information Security has identified this phishing scam being sent to WPI.edu email addresses.

Action Needed

IT has taken action, but if you find this message in your email inbox, delete it or mark it as phishing.


Please note the following characteristics of phishing:

1. Subject includes name of the person who shared - do you know this person? Were you expecting them to share a document with you? 

2. The message was sent to multiple recipients.

3. Body of message - the name of the person who shared is different than the name who sent a request to view file.

Screenshot of phishing message.