Phishing Scam Targeting CUNY Campuses From Hunter Email Address

Please be aware that a phishing email is spreading throughout CUNY.  The email is being sent from:  A sample message follows:

From: <>
Sent: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 12:41 PM
To: Firstname lastname <>
Subject: Revalidate your Csi Password

Dear Firstname.lastname,
Y­ou­r Pa­s­swo­rd o­n h­as ex­pir­ed to­da­y an­d wo­u­ld be bI­ock­ed an­yt­ime.
You are adv­ised to ke­ep same pa­ssw­ord u­sing below but­ton to avoid lo­osing y­our d­ata.
Keep Same Pa­ss­wo­rd
Management Team!
You have been shortlisted as one of the executive member.
Clutter? No, it be positioned well Do not follow here

Your name will appear in place of the firstname.lastname in the sample email above. The Office of Technology Services has blocked the email. If you have received it DO NOT respond, just delete it. If you did respond, please contact the CSI Helpdesk at

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me.

By Thomas Lauria