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 (Nov 20, 2017): “Staff Notice”

From: HR Department <> Subject: Staff Notice Date: Monday, November 20, 2017 6:28:49 AM You have an important notice in the Staff Portal. Click on the link below to view Faculty/Staff Portal <hxxps://> Thank you. Human...

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Email scam (Nov 17th, 2017): “NOTICE”

From: UChicago <> Subject: NOTICE Date: November 17, 2017 at 9:33:26 AM CST IMPORTANT NOTICE Just a friendly reminder that there is a message that still needs your attention in the Message Center. Please read your message on the Mobile...

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Email scam (Nov 17th, 2017): “RE: HELPDESK”

From: Barberio, Cyndi <> Sent: Friday, November 17, 2017 3:57 PM To: Barberio, Cyndi <> Subject: RE: HELPDESK Your password Will Expire In The Next TWO {2} Days Current Faculty and Staff Should Please Log On...

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Email Scam (Nov 16, 2017): “Dear user”

From: "McCuistion, Diane" <> Subject: Dear user Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:27:28 +0000 To: "" Dear\User Something unusual detect from your Network/Email Upgrade your mailbox for Maintenance...

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Email Scam (Nov 16, 2017): “Incoming Mails On Hold”

From: ADMIN TEAM [] Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2017 2:26 PM To: Subject: Incoming Mails On Hold Most of your incoming mails are on hold due to limit Click here <> to solve...

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