Phishing Attempt for Email Accounts

Many folks at Luther received email messages today purporting to be from the Technology Help Desk asking for personally identifying information, including login information. This is phishing scheme where someone is attempting to gather account information for improper use. LIS will never ask for account information via email.

We have notified faculty and staff and will also be notifying students of the situation. Anyone who has provided their information in response to the email (with the subject: VERIFY YOUR LUTHER.EDU EMAIL ACCOUNT NOW) should immediately change your Norse Key (

Further information will be posted to the Technology Help Desk website ( and to the LIS Blog.