Alerts and Notices
In an effort to better communicate with the Hamilton College community of ongoing information security notices and alerts this Notices and Alerts page seeks provide information on cybersecurity activity targeted at the Hamilton Community and the broader higher education community. Awareness and education are the strongest defense to stop malicious activity and protect Hamilton's systems, data, and people. For any information security concerns contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
IRS WARNS UNIVERSITY STUDENTS AND STAFF OF IMPERSONATION EMAIL SCAM
April 2, 2021
The Internal Revenue Service today warned of an ongoing IRS-impersonation scam that appears to primarily target educational institutions, including students and staff who have ".edu" email addresses.Read More
FBI WARNS INCREASE IN PYSA RANSOMWARE TARGETING EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
March 16, 2021
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Cyber Division has warned system administrators and cybersecurity professionals of increased Pysa ransomware activity targeting educational institutions.Read More