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UCLA Information Security Office is aware of UCLA students being targeted by fake job/internship opportunity scams. Be mindful of phishing emails that may be disguised as a job opportunity.

Review following security advisories related to recent job scams at UCLA and stay secure.

Below, we have an example of a fake job opportunity designed to trick you into giving up your personal information.

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 .
To receive the  job description and further details on the position,
contact the department desk officer (347) 903- 7577 stating your full
name, department and year of study to proceed with the application process.

Best regards,


Email Phishing