There has been a notable increase in phishing attempts using the Covid-19 outbreak as the bait. Phishing is the act of sending mass emails that appear to be from a legitimate source but contain malicious attachments or links that attempt to get sensitive information from you such as passwords, credit card information, or Social Insurance Numbers
Please see the attached for some information and tips on handling the increase in malicious activity looking to take advantage of the concern over the Covid-19 outbreak. If you are unsure about the legitimacy of a email please let us know.
Supervisor of Information Technology Services
School District #54
Desk Phone: (250) 877-6827