Phishing Alert: Subject = Tutoring for my son

January 26, 2018

by UNH Information Security Services

UNH IT has received reports of a phishing email targeting UNH users.

The subject of the email is "tutoring for my son" and the email attempts to get users to respond.  

Email Text

Identifiable information for the sender has been removed.

How are you doing today? My name is {name removed}. I came across your e-mail at the  Department of ASIAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURE under People's portal. I seek for a private tutor for my son ({name removed}). I would like to know if you would be available for the job and I would provide you with more details my son..

I've arranged with my caregiver that my Son is coming to stay with for his period of tutoring and as agreed with me. Do email me back with following information in you are interested in teaching him: total cost of tutoring for 1 months (1 hour per day 3 times/week),your years of teaching experience.
Expecting your prompt response and you can also contact me on my cell phone below {number removed}..

If you received this email, please delete it.

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