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Potential information security threats related to COVID-19

Washington State University is experiencing increased risk of information security threats due to malicious actors taking advantage of the COVID-19 situation.  Please forward any instances of emails received that reference coronavirus COVID-19 to abuse@wsu.edu. Standard security practices should continue to be followed, including never clicking on links within emails from unknown sources.

Washington State Chief Information Officer James Weaver shared the following information regarding a phishing email threat that is using public fear to increase the likelihood that users will click on a link or open an attachment.