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The Information Technology Security Program intends to protect Internet and Information Technology systems resources and assure their availability to support all of the College’s operations.

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Phish Alert button for Google Chrome

Reporting threats and suspicious messages observed by our community is one of the most useful tools in our cybersecurity arsenal. We have recently deployed a new tool that makes it even easier to report phishing messages. The Phish Alert button is an extension for the Google Chrome web browser that will add an new button to…


Another phishing message reported. This one has a pdf attachment. Please delete the email and do not open the attachment.  From: Brady, Marissa <> Subject: UPDATED INFORMATION] FOR ALL TCNJ EMPLOYEE ON CONDUCTS AND COMPLIANCE 2018 FROM THE OFFICE OF PRESIDENT THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY Dear The College of New Jersey Employees Relationships are…

Phish – REMINDER: Survey Report

Phishing message first reported 1/8/2018 Subject: REMINDER: Survey Report…HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!Dear Colleague, Thank you for a successful 2017.Human Resources Department has created a short survey to help assess the core job function of each staffs. Your input is valuable! This survey should take no longer than 5 minutes to complete. Please take a moment to…


This phishing message was reported today – November 7, 2017 The page linked to a copy of our login. Do not click the link. It is not a legitimate message

Phish – Subject: Survey invitation

This is a phishing message. Do not click the link.  You have been invited to take a Satisfaction survey for a recent IT-Help ticket.                                                   Click here to take your survey To…

NCSAM 2017

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NSCAM). This year we have a new security awareness training platform. Look for an email from KnowBe4 with a link to your personal training. The Social Engineering Red Flags assignment should take less than 10 minutes to complete. After NSCAM we can test our security skills with simulated…

Equifax Data Breach

On September 7, 2017 Equifax announced that they had a cybersecurity incident that potentially exposed personally identifiable information(PII) for 143 million people. The data contained name, SSN, date of birth, address, and for some, driver’s license number. Credit card numbers for 209,000 people were also exposed. Equifax will be mailing out notifications for those impacted…

Phish – Subject: MAINTENANCE

This is not a legitimate TCNJ email. It is a phishing message. From: IT Helpdesk <> Subject: MAINTENANCE Date: August 29, 2017 at 10:38:35 AM EDT To: IT Helpdesk <>   We are eliminating all unused email to create more space and increase your web mail SPEED.  Unused email will be disabled during this maintenance. Your account must be…

US-CERT Warns of Potential Hurricane Harvey Phishing Scams

Exercise caution with any emails related to Hurricane Harvey. Often scammers use natural disasters to request donations to fraudulent charities. US-CERT Warning – Potential Hurricane Harvey Phishing Scams

Google Drive message phish

Huge rash of phishing emails that look like Google Drive requests.   Do not click the link. Report the message to and delete the message