According to the FBI, identity theft is the fastest-growing crime in the US with more than 10 million victims each year. While it’s impossible to fully prevent identity theft, these tips can lower your risk and alert you to identity theft as soon as possible.
At times, you may receive fraudulent emails to your personal or school email. If this happens, do not reply to it or click any links. Forward the email to firstname.lastname@example.org even if you’re unsure.
Some tips on identifying a scam email:
If you do click any links or provide any type of information, contact ISUPD or IT Help. For more tips or assistance, visit IT Help’s website.