Update 2019-02-16 2:50AM: Turnitin has resolved the issue.
2019-02-15: There's a service disruption that's currently affecting TurnItIn services. TurnItIn is currently working to resolve the issue. Please see https://turnitin.status.io/ for updates.
Phishing scams use fraudulent emails to get users to reveal confidential information. Such emails usually look like they come from a legitimate organization such as Blackboard but contain links to illegitimate sites.
Blackboard has become aware of a mass phishing scam targeting customers using Blackboard Learn. To be clear, Blackboard Learn has not been hacked -- these are emails sent directly from a spammer to emails it may have harvested by spidering the institution's websites for email addresses.
For more information see: http://help.sset.jhu.edu/x/GoBpAQ
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