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 24, 2019): “#Information service”

From: <redacted>@uchicago.edu Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2019 20:34:01 +0000 Subject: #Information service Notification of Ticket Escalation Workspace: Service Desk Ticket: Request closed Request Number: #135863CCO223 Priority: High Status: Request Creation Date:...

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Email Scam (Oct 13, 2019): “Hi Martha”

From: MARY LOU GORNO <richmac331@gmail.com> Sent: Saturday, October 12, 2019 5:39:13 PM Subject: Hi Martha How are you? I'm sorry to bother you, Are you busy ? Regards. Mary Lou Gorno Chair of the Smart Museum of Art Board Of Governors

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Email Scam (Oct 1, 2019): “Approval”

From: <redacted> <redacted@uchicago.edu> Sent: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:08 AM Subject: Approval Hello, You have been approved for a $7,300.00 Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant. Your documents are ready for review and signature. You can...

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Email Scam (Sept 25, 2019): “URGENT REQUEST”

From: JOHN BREHM <rodney.perrett.eieio.co.nz@gmail.com> Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 4:08 PM Subject: URGENT REQUEST Available? JOHN BREHM Professor Director of Undergraduate Studies Pick Hall 318A Autumn Quarter Office Hours: Mondays 10:00-Noon;...

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