The following phishing message has been received by some e-mail accounts at W&L. Please disregard the message, which reads as follows:
From: SunTrust [mailto:email@example.com]
Subject: You have (1) Message from SunTrust
Your SunTrust ATM/VISA Card access has been limited.
To regain full access, please Login [link appears heere]
Please do not reply to this message. For any inquiries, contact Customer Service.
SunTrust Copyright В© 2010
Published June 22, 2010
General News , ITS
Trying to figure out what kind of computer to bring to W&L? ITS has just published recommendations for incoming students regarding personal computers for use at W&L. Specific information is offered regarding Dell (Windows) models as well as Apple computers. Students can also read about W&L’s wireless environment, and free Microsoft Office software. See http://www.wlu.edu/x16680.xml
The following message has been received by many W&L users. It is a fake, and has been reported to Digitar, our anti-spam service:
While we adopt appropriate security practices to enhance your experience of our email services, it is also important to inform you that your webmail account has exceeded the set storage.
In addition, You are advice to click the link below, fill in your appropriate email login information in order to boost your webmail quota and to enhance the security of your email account.
If you choose to ignore our request, you leave us no choice but to temporaly suspend your email account.
Published June 14, 2010
General News , ITS
W&L now offers a free, application that lets you search the W&L directory and subscribe to W&L news feeds from an Apple iPhone, an iPad or an iPod Touch. See
for details. You can also find the application by accessing the iTunes store, searching for “Washington and Lee” and then clicking “apps”.