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The college has been dealing with phishing scams over the past several years while also taking action to prevent phishing. In 2017 there were 14 college accounts that were compromised, and in 2018 the college implemented Duo Multifactor Authentication to increase security when accessing the college’s email service and affiliated websites.

College creates new system to report phishing

By Sam Haut, Staff Writer February 5, 2020
On Jan. 24, Ithaca College implemented a system to report phishing emails directly to the Information Technology’s Office of Information Security. 
Some Ithaca College students, faculty and staff have recently received suspicious looking emails asking for them to verify their information.

Phishing email attacks attempt to scam IC community

By Sam Haut, Staff Writer February 24, 2017

The Ithaca College Office of Digital Instruction and Information Services has fielded a relatively unsophisticated phishing scam that resulted in the largest number of compromised email accounts it has...

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