Scam emails claim that an explicit video featuring the recipient will be leaked unless a ransom is paid.
Department of Psychology needs the services of students to work remotely as research assistants and gets paid weekly.
We urgently require the services of students to fill the position of
Research assistants on a part time basis and get paid $350 weekly.
The position can be served remotely and materials needed to work with
will be provided by the department .
Review following security advisories related to recent job scams at UCLA and stay secure.
Avoid mobile deposit scams.
Spear phishing attempt is a carefully crafted personalized email that is usually sent with an attachment or requests a response. The fraudster then tries to entice the recipient to open the infected attachment or respond with personal information.
We have reports from faculty and staff who have been recipients of a new twist on an old e-mail scam. These phishing scams often come from a non-UCLA email address with poor spelling/grammar.
You should never click a link or call back the number from an unexpected delivery notice.
UCLA Information Security Office is aware of UCLA students being targeted by fake job offer scams.
UCLA will retire the Sophos Antivirus product for campus on 10/28/21. Learn what to do before then, to keep yourself protected.