Protect Yourself from Phishing Attacks

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Phishing is the fraudulent practice of sending emails pretending to be from reputable sources in order to persuade individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords and credit card numbers. The Department of Technology has developed a brief informational video that shares some tips on how to protect your personal information from phishing attacks:

Learn more: Check out our Phishing Tutorial to learn more about phishing and how to spot malicious emails.

Important note: ACPS will NEVER ask for your password via email. If you have questions or concerns regarding a specific email, please contact the Service Desk during normal business hours, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 434-975-9444.