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DPS investigating phishing email scam


KUSA 9 Denver - (Colorado) Denver Public Schools (DPS) is working with police in an investigation into the February 27 loss of 7 employee direct deposit paychecks amounting to more than $26,000 which authorities believe was caused via phishing email asking personnel provide their DPS usernames and passwords. School officials notified all employees and urged them to be on alert for any potential phishing emails and to regularly check their account passwords.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:23:37