Latest Phishing Scams

List below are the latest phishing scams that have been acted upon by Information Security. Think you’ve received a phishing email? Don’t click it, report it.

Email Scam (Dec 6, 2017): “urgent”

From: rmcleod@uchicago.edu <absomod@yahoo.com> Sent: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 4:15 PM Subject: urgent Have you seen the list released by personnel of sacked staff? You are number 6 on the list Here is the PDF: PDF00001. uchicago.edu.PDF-sign in to View...

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Email Scam (Dec 6, 2017): “Info>>>”

From: Support <jiahdeng@uiowa.edu> Date: December 6, 2017 at 5:03:17 AM CST To: Recipients <jiahdeng@uiowa.edu> Subject: Info>>> Reply-To: <no_reply@office365.com> [Sign in with your work or school account] Dear User, Your Account needs to...

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Email Scam (Nov 26, 2017): “Technical Support”

From: redactedt@lists.uchicago.edu [mailto:redacted@lists.uchicago.edu] On Behalf Of Stephanie Foreman Sent: Sunday, November 26, 2017 7:29 PM To: Stephanie Foreman Subject: RE: [redacted] Technical Support ISSUE: Your account could not be automatically upgraded to...

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Email Scam (Nov 22, 2017): “Attention”

Subject: Attention From:("WEBMAIL SERVICE" ) Date:Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:11:37 -0430 Dear eMail User, Your email account is due for upgrade. Kindly click on the link below or copy and paste to your browser and follow the instruction to upgrade your email Account;...

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Email Scam (Nov 22, 2017): “ITS Help-desk'”

From: "Chavez, Maria" <mchavez@roselandhospital.org<mailto:mchavez@roselandhospital.org>> Date: November 22, 2017 at 4:26:44 AM CST To: "Chavez, Maria" <mchavez@roselandhospital.org<mailto:mchavez@roselandhospital.org>> Subject: ITS Help-desk'...

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Email Scam (Nov 22, 2017): “Cordial Invitation”

From: Brook Anthony Ziporyn Sent: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 9:05 AM Subject: Cordial invitation Good Morning, Please click here <https://zefatoursandtravel.com/ent/Outlook365/index.html> or download to view the attachment(s) to access your documents. Thank...

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Email Scam (Nov 21, 2017): “REMINDER”

From: "UCHICAGO.ALERT" <karma@uchicago.edu> To: "Recipients" <karma@uchicago.edu> Subject: REMINDER Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:01:45 -0800 Your Email Upgrade is ready. Dear User, Just a friendly reminder that there is a message that still needs your...

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