is a scam e-mail targeting college students. This e-mail is designed to trick students into disclosing personal
information used to steal money and potentially engage in other criminal
activity. These e-mails falsely indicate they are being sent by a
legitimate company, TEKSystems – they are not.
subject of the e-mail is “Part Time Job Offer” and the content of the message
We got your contact through your school database and I'm
happy to inform you that our reputable company TEKsystems, Inc® is currently
running a student empowerment programme. This programme is to help loyal and hardworking students like you
secure a part time job which does not deter you from doing any other, you just
need a few hours to do this weekly and with an attractive weekly salary.
KINDLY EMAIL BACK WITH YOUR PERSONAL EMAIL ADDRESS IF INTERESTED IN THIS JOB
This email is being sent to students’ school
Note some of the spelling that
indicates this e-mail may be coming from outside the U.S.
If you have received this e-mail, please contact IUP Police at 724-357-2141.