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CONTEST ALERT: Spot the Phish! Phishing attacks are becoming more and more frequent at U of T. Scammers are trying to steal your personal info or upload malware onto your device. Identify the scam email to win a $50 gift card!

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Contest deadline: May 11th

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Meet Patch and the Nefarious Crew


Nothing is phishy over here...

Here phishy, phishy, phishy!


Don't download one!

I’ve got an infectious personality


Your Data Protector!

Hackers don’t stand a chance when Patch is on the scene!


Your Worst Nightmare!

How about a little peek at your data?


Likes to snack on weak passwords!

Come on, click on the sketchy link, I dare ya!