Northern Star

Spam found in student’s WebMail accounts is more of a nuisance than a threat.

Christopher Gibbs

July 18, 2011

DeKALB | Throughout the summer, some NIU students received scholarship and financial aid spam in their Z-ID email accounts.Tanner Bailey, junior political science major, received many emails in his NIU account regarding a $10,000 scholarship before he realized it was spam."It had NIU's logo on it," Tanner sai...