News and Alerts
Spoofed Email Messages Circulating Across Campus
Recently, email messages have been circulating across campus where the sender pretends to be someone a recipient knows and asks them purchase gift cards. In some cases, the sender pretends to be a supervisor or colleague to make the message appear legitimate. However, these types of messages are known as spoofed emails.
Don't Fall For Fake Student Job Postings
Job's that sound too good to be true should raise a red flag for any college student. Fake job postings are being sent via unsolicited emails to student accounts and are even showing up in online job listing sites. Titles like "work from home" or "part-time job offer" are being sent to students across Duquesne University sometimes appearing to be legitimate from another Duquesne University community member offering a few hundred dollars a week in pay.