IRS Phishing Scam Alert

The Internal Revenue Service has issued a warning about a phishing scam targeting taxpayers. Email scammers have been observed citing tax fraud to trick victims into clicking on a malicious link. There have been similar attempts on campus, including illicit requests by scammers for copies of employee W2s. The IRS press release is available at

Security tips from the IRS and US-CERT for handling heightened phishing scam risk during this tax season is available at

More information about recognizing phishing scam emails is available at