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 (Oct 23, 2017): “Verify Your Email Account”

From: Office365 Outlook [mailto:admin@ghostorewtr.com] Sent: Monday, October 23, 2017 8:46 AM To: Recipients Subject: Verify Your Email Account Office365 Safety, You are receiving this email in order to keep your account safe from any unauthorized access. Update your...

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Email Scam (Oct 19, 2017): “Please Check”

From: "WILKINSON, LAURA" <lauwilki@umflint.edu<mailto:lauwilki@umflint.edu>> Date: October 19, 2017 at 1:34:05 PM EDT To: Undisclosed recipients:; Subject: Please Check Dear User, It has recently been observed that some users have difficulty accessing and...

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Email Scam (Oct 19, 2017): ” Helpdesk Alert!!”

From: desarrollo1 Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:37 PM To: ingenieria12@ain.es Subject: Helpdesk Alert!! Your password will expire in 2 Mins time CLICK-HERE-TO-ACTIVATE your email account for 2017: to validate your E-mail and Received New Mails. Thanks System...

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Email Scam (Oct 17, 2017): “Admin Staff Support 2017”

From: Ernest McPherson <Ernest_McPherson@gov.nt.ca> Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 3:07 AM To: Ernest McPherson Subject: Admin Staff Support 2017 WELCOME TO NEW OUTLOOK MAIL FOR ALL STAFF The new Outlook Web app for Staff is the new home for online self-service...

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Email scam (Oct 10, 2017): “Account Update”

From: "Margo Fitzpatrick" [mfitzpatrick89@uchicago.edu] Subject: Account Update Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:34:20 +0000 Dear Customer, ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade email account to Microsoft...

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Email Scam (Oct 9, 2017): “Attention!!!”

From: Christopher Patrick Tosetti [mailto:ctosetti@uchicago.edu] Sent: Monday, October 9, 2017 1:56 PM Subject: Attention!!! ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade email account to Microsoft Outlook...

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Email Scam (Oct 9, 2017) “Staff User”

From: Jennifer Lillian Cater [mailto:Jennifer.Cater@svha.org.au] Sent: Monday, October 09, 2017 11:37 AM To: Info <Info@svha.org.au> Subject: Staff User Dear Staff User Your e-mailbox password will soon expire due to Unknown Access IP Address. To keep your...

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