Update: Fraudulent Call Influx on Penn State Phones

Penn State IT is continues to investigate this occurrence and are working with their vendor to block inbound calls from the identified numbers.  In addition, a report has been generated with Penn State Police Services on this matter.

Original Alert:

PEOPLE AND LOCATIONS IMPACTED:
All students, faculty, and staff who utilize a Penn State phone at all locations.

IT SERVICE(S) IMPACTED:
Fraudulent Call Influx on Penn State Phone Systems. This could impact all Penn State Penn State phone numbers.

Note: Penn State numbers are experiencing a high level of contact from an external number. Penn State IT is reviewing the issue and have contacted the appropriate organizations to discuss options.

DATE AND TIME:
Issue began at 9:00amET on 9/11/2018.

For more information, please contact IT Service Desk (itservicedesk@psu.edu).

More information: Update: Fraudulent Call Influx on Penn State Phones

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