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 (June 10, 2019): “Task”

From: David J. Levin <executivedirector653@gmail.com> Sent: Monday, June 10, 2019 10:25 PM Subject: Task I need you to run a quick task for me. Let me know if you are unoccupied. P S: Am busy at the moment and can't talk but will look out to your reply...

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Email Scam (June 7, 2019): “IMPORTANT REQUEST”

From: "Robert J. Zimmer" <president@uchicago.edu> Date: June 7, 2019 at 10:35:43 AM CDT Subject: IMPORTANT REQUEST Reply-To: <president1@excel.net> Good morning <FirstName>, are you available now? Please i need you to complete a task for me... P.S :...

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Email Scam (May 23, 2019): “Cnet Migration Notice”

From: "automigrate" Reply-To: admin@oilexc.com Date: 23 May 2019 09:39:26 -0400 Subject: CNet Migration Notice Dear University of Chicago student, You're receiving this email because you have a University of Chicago account. We're writing to let you know that the CNet...

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Email Scam (May 20, 2019): “Ticket ID: #135863CCO223”

From: Adam Green <apgreen@uchicago.edu> Date: May 20, 2019 at 10:10:31 AM CDT Subject: Ticket ID: #135863CCO223 Notification of Ticket Escalation Workspace: Service Desk Ticket: Request closed Request Number: #135863CCO223 Priority: High Status: Request Creation...

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Email Scam (May 1, 2019): “Sеrviсе 365”

From: quarantined.messaging.microsoftexchangeonline.com <r2llabc@stanford.edu> Sent: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 9:04 AM Subject: Sеrviсе 365 We have quarantined (8) messages since April 30, 2019 4:00 AM for jheer@uchicago.edu We have included some of the messages...

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Email Scam (April 29, 2019): “Staff Gateway:”

Subject: Staff Gateway: Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 06:48:39 +0000 From: Sr. Lisa Breslin <sr.lbreslin@CHS-ADPHILA.ORG><mailto:sr.lbreslin@CHS-ADPHILA.ORG> To: Sr. Lisa Breslin <sr.lbreslin@CHS-ADPHILA.ORG><mailto:sr.lbreslin@CHS-ADPHILA.ORG> Login...

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Email Scam (April 24, 2019): no subject

From: Linda Waite <delinepene@gmail.com> Date: April 24, 2019 at 10:53:39 AM CDT Hello, Where are you? Please let me know if you are available at the moment you read this e-mail. There is something I need you to do. I am going into a meeting with limited phone...

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