The State Hornet

Scammers phishing at Sac State for student info

Andres De Leon

February 4, 2015

Spring semester at Sacramento State started with several emails alerting the campus of cyber scams targeting college students nationwide, along with phishing emails here at Sac State.“Students have been receiving emails to their school accounts recruiting them for payroll and/or human resources pos...

Phishing tricks Sac State with fishy emails

Jacob Abbott

October 29, 2014

Recent phishing attempts to steal personal information via email have become more sophisticated than ever before, targeting Sacramento State students by appearing to seem like harmless email. Phishing is a technique in which attackers attempt to fraudulently acquire protected information, such as pass...

Internet users at risk

Erika Bradley

October 1, 2014

On Wednesday, Sept. 24 Congresswoman Doris Matsui, along with commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Jessica Rosenworcel of the Federal Communications Commission, met at the Capitol with five California witnesses to discuss their views on the proposal of paid prioritization, which would greatly affect the way Sa...

Email problems experienced due to password reset

Russell Preston

December 7, 2011

Students and professors at Sacramento State have been encountering issues when accessing their SacLink email in the past couple weeks due to a required password reset. When students try to open their SacCT account using their username and password, they see: "You have entered an incorrect username or p...