Latest Security Notices
Monday, March 22, 2021
Beware of Phishing and Malware emails containing attachments
ITS has received reports of phishing and malware-related emails targeting the Carleton community. These messages include an attachment, most often a Zip file that contains a Microsoft Word, or Microsoft Excel Document. When opened, this Microsoft Office document will prompt you to enable Macros in order to properly view the message, but will...
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Please be advised of an identified phishing email campaign targeting Carleton faculty and staff. The scam could appear to be from Human Resources. The emails may look legitimate or include familiar information related to Carleton University. The attackers are trying to trick our users and get them engaged in discussions. These emails...
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Beware of scam Disciplinary Action emails circulating on campus
ITS has received reports of phishing emails targeting Carleton faculty and staff. The scam emails appear to be from Human Resources indicating a Disciplinary Action or Oral Warning notice. A sample of the scam email is below. These emails include attachments that are malicious and should not be opened. If you have received this...